Logistics and delivery firm Menzies Distribution has strengthened its hold on the Irish market with the purchase of Irish news and magazine wholesaler, EM News Distribution. Under the terms of the £5.46m deal, Menzies Distribution has increased its existing 50% interest in the company to 100%, buying out the remaining half of the operator held by Irish retailer Eason. EM News Distribution’s 193 staff join Menzies Distribution along with 44 directly-owned vehicles from a fleet of 201. Menzies has a […]
Menzies Distribution has claimed it is in advanced discussions with major retailers about extending its recently-launched high street logistics service, despite the venture still being in its early stages.
The deal that would have see DX Group acquire Menzies Distribution has been called off, and a new board of directors is set to be installed at DX under the guidance of its largest shareholder – Gatemore Capital Management.
Online group-buying platform Retailersaver.com has chosen Menzies Distribution as its logistics partner.