Suttons Group has appointed former Stolt Tankers director Barry McNally as MD of Suttons International. McNally (pictured) will oversee the division from Suttons’ Widnes, Cheshire, HQ, where he will be responsible for more than 120 employees across six countries. Before joining Suttons, McNally spent 18 years at bulk liquid transport group Stolt-Nielson, where he was most recently the director of planning and projects for Stolt Tankers. Suttons Group CEO John Sutton described McNally’s appointment as “key to the success” of […]
Suttons Group has renewed its contract with BP Acetyls, the largest single producer of acetic acid and anhydride in Europe.
Renewed economic confidence and a focus on efficiencies saw an increase in the amount of mergers and acquisitions in 2014 as operators looked to strengthen, diversify and consolidate. Motortransport.co.uk takes a look back at a surprisingly strong year of M&A activity. In February, Pollock (Scotrans) acquired Blackburn-based haulier Gilbraith (TS) for an undisclosed seven figure sum, giving the Scottish operator extended reach into north-west England. April saw Essex-based freight forwarder and haulier Simarco purchase Longport-Staffordshire based IFB for an undisclosed […]