Suttons Group has renewed its contract with BP Acetyls, the largest single producer of acetic acid and anhydride in Europe. The deal sees Suttons confirmed as the exclusive distributor of bulk hazardous liquids in the UK for BP Acetyls . As a result of the deal, Suttons will also invest in a new fleet based at the BP Acetyls site in Saltend, East Yorkshire. Michael Cundy, MD of Suttons Tankers, said: “We are delighted BP Acetyls chose to renew this […]
Hoyer has extended its ‘longstanding relationship’ with BP to provide aviation fuel transport and logistics services throughout the UK.
Renewed economic confidence and a focus on efficiencies saw an increase in the amount of mergers and acquisitions in 2014 as operators looked to strengthen, diversify and consolidate. Motortransport.co.uk takes a look back at a surprisingly strong year of M&A activity. In February, Pollock (Scotrans) acquired Blackburn-based haulier Gilbraith (TS) for an undisclosed seven figure sum, giving the Scottish operator extended reach into north-west England. April saw Essex-based freight forwarder and haulier Simarco purchase Longport-Staffordshire based IFB for an undisclosed […]
Abbey Logistics has hired former Suttons Group director Tony Kenny as its group operations director.