Rebecca Davies has been promoted to joint managing director at AKW Global Logistics. Davies, who was group warehousing director at the firm and has been a board member for several years, has been associated with the AK Worthington side of the business since 1986 (aside from a period with TNT as sales manager from 1988 to 1992). AK Worthington and Global Logistics (UK) merged back in 2015, having announced their intention to do so a year earlier. Davies will work alongside […]
Kinaxia’s acquisition of AKW Group and Fresh Freight helped deliver a 48% rise in revenues in 2019, but the group’s continuing acquisition drive and IT investments contributed to a loss of £1.8m in the period.
AKW Global Logistics has spent £250,000 upgrading its Trafford Park warehouses.
Manchester-based AKW Group returned to profitability in 2013, as both its transport and warehousing businesses enjoyed bumper trading.