DX Group has had its revised planning application for a ‘super hub’ at Essington in the West Midlands rejected by the local council. The rejection follows the group’s profit warning last month, which it attributed to continuing challenges in the courier market and margin pressure in its freight business. DX Group had planned to move its headquarters and 550 staff from its current base in Willenhall to the 44-acre site, which would create another 150 jobs. However continued opposition from local […]
Menzies Distribution has bought fully electric final-mile delivery firm Gnewt Cargo for an undisclosed sum.
Embattled DX Group’s turnaround plans have been backed by investors, who have approved the issuing of new shares amounting to £4.76m of fundraising for the firm.
DX Group has become the latest target of union GMB’s campaign against the ‘gig economy’.