Seafield Logistics, which was one of 2014’s highest profile failures within road transport, has been dissolved bringing an official end to its story. Collapsing in July 2014, Seafield’s bulk powder transport business was sold immediately to Abbey Logistics and its warehousing business based in Winsford was sold to Lomas Distribution by the administrator, Grant Thornton. The Green Group also bought a warehouse and a number of the business’s assets from the administrator. The move saved more than 100 jobs at […]
Abbey Logistics Group has acquired the majority of the assets and customer base relating to the bulk powder transport business of Seafield Logistics.
Notts-haulier Seafield Logistics has won a two and a half year contract with floor screed manufacturer Lafarge Gyvlon. The win adds to Seafield’s contract with Gyvlon to distribute its products to Ireland, which it has held since July 2011. The new contract will also see Seafield add five vehicles and trailers to its bulk tanker fleet. Under the terms of the contract Seafield will be required to complete timed deliveries out of Gyvlon’s Runcorn, Cheshire site using a dedicated fleet […]
Abbey Logistics is targeting £25m to £30m in additional turnover within the next five years, taking its annual turnover to approximately £60m – as well as improving its profit margin to 3.5%, Motortransport.co.uk can reveal.