Simarco plans to more than double its turnover in the next three years, after a series of acquisitions and investments at the 20-year old business. Co-founder and CEO of Simarco International Simon Reed chose the firm’s anniversary to set out plans to grow the business to £100m annual turnover. Simarco had a turnover of £39m in 2016 and expects to record £47m this year. “There is no doubt that there has been a great amount of uncertainty since last year’s […]
Essex-based haulier Simarco increased its workforce by a fifth last year, ahead of its aquistion of freight forwarder IFB in April.
Operator Allport is marking its 50th anniversary this year by introducing a new corporate identity and livery to 380 vehicles across its fleet in the UK. Allport Cargo Services was adopted by subsidiaries and joint-venture partners in countries around the world last year, with the UK the final part of the operation to take up the new name. The redesign is part of a marketing push intended to strengthen its image within the retail market, where it works with the […]
MT Top 100 company Lloyd Fraser has marked its 25th anniversary as a business with a series of events and a new livery for 10 of its milk tankers. The newly liveried tankers operate from three sites in Dalton, Yorkshire; Milborne St Andrew, Dorset; and Four Crosses in Powys. Co-founder and MD Neil McConchie has also conducted a whistle-stop tour of the company’s network describing the milestone as something “we all should be very proud of” in a sector that […]