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 […]
Bridgestone has clinched a fleet agreement with CM Downton that sees it extend its existing 10-year tyre care contract.
Palletforce and NFT Distribution owner EmergeVest has bought CM Downton for £75m.
CM Downton walked away with the big prize of the night – the Haulier of the Year trophy – in front of a sell-out audience of 1,500 at last night’s Motor Transport Awards (13 June). Delighted directors of the family firm Andrew, Richard and John Downton, collected the trophy from co-host Sean Lock. The Moreton Valance, Gloucestershire-based firm has achieved the remarkable feat of boosting turnover and doubling operating profit since the credit crunch struck in 2008 – a performance […]