Kuehne + Nagel has clinched a major contract to manage GlaxoSmithKline’s UK road distribution of consumer and healthcare goods. The operator will be responsible for the inbound supply route and the final-mile delivery of all subsequent outbound shipments for GSK. This new agreement expands Kuehne + Nagel five-year end-to-end global air, sea and overland logistics partnership with GSK, which it signed in 2016. Under the partnership Kuehne + Nagel operates the transportation of products from the raw materials supplier to […]
Kuehne + Nagel’s acquisition of international groupage specialist RH Freight in March last year caught many in the industry – including Motor Transport it has to be said – by surprise. But it was all part of the Swiss-owned global logistics business’ long term strategy, as Glenn Lindfield, KN’s senior vice president for contract logistics in North West Europe, tells Steve Hobson Unlike some other logistics firms who spend big money promoting their brands, family-owned Swiss logistics giant Kuehne + […]
Logistic company Kuehne + Nagel has sold its Renault Trucks dealership RH Commercial Vehicles for an undisclosed sum, a year after it bought its parent company The RH Group for £66.9m. The new owners of the East Midlands dealership, that employs 55 people, include its current MD Nigel Baxter and general manager Paul Pearson, who becomes commercial director, as well as Neville and Peter Baxter. Last year the dealership turned over £16m from sales, parts and servicing from its head […]
Kuehne + Nagel (K+N) has had its contract with aircraft manufacturer Airbus extended until 2016.