Tesco’s £3.7bn merger with wholesaler Booker has won approval from shareholders. Following support from the supermarket group’s investors, Tesco confirmed in a statement that Booker’s shareholders had now also backed the deal. The combined business is expected to start operating on 5 March 2018. Dave Lewis, group chief executive at Tesco, said: “I’m delighted that the shareholders of both companies have supported the merger. “This merger is about growth, bringing together our complementary retail and wholesale skills to create the […]
Tesco has taken delivery of its first temperature-controlled drawbar vehicle, which will be used to make deliveries to its convenience stores.
South Wales haulier John Raymond Transport suffered a drop in pre-tax profit of over 99.7% in the last financial year, accounts lodged at Companies House have shown.