CM Downton has signed an £8m deal to renew its distribution contract with Prinovis for another five years. Under the partnership, which began in 2010, CM Downton will continue to distribute Prinovis’ printed materials direct from its Speke plant to customers across the UK. As part of the deal Downton will base staff on site to liaise with the plant’s production and warehouse teams and plan loads. The Gloucestershire-headquartered firm will also maintain eight vehicles at Prinovis’ site to fulfil […]
CM Downton has made a £4.5m investment in its fleet after a take-off in demand, purchasing 50 new tractor units and 60 curtainsided trailers.
CM Downton’s deal to buy C&H (Hauliers) has created a haulage group with an annual turnover of more than £114m, and set it on the path to becoming a true 3PL.
EmergeVest, the Hong Kong-based private-equity investor that has acquired CM Downton, NFT Distribution and Palletforce over the past four years, has merged its road transport and logistics assets into one company: EV Cargo.