A focus on growth, rather than reducing cross-company costs, will be Abbey Logistics’ priority after its acquisition of Armet Logistics. Abbey chief executive Steve Granite, who led an MBO of the company last August, told Motortransport.co.uk that both operations are running on a business as usual footing for the time being. However, when it comes to integrating the operations it wouldn’t necessarily mean drastic cuts to resources. He said: “There’s a lot of synergies from a staff point of view, […]
Abbey Logistics is seeking backload partners for its rapidly expanding general palletised freight division.
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In 1995, Abbey Logistics approached All Saints secondary school in Kirkby looking for talent to fill two management trainee vacancies. The young men it chose, Steve Granite and Paul Laverick, have grown up to become the current MD and commercial manager at the Merseyside company.