The future of Linconshire Hazchem and Palletways Network haulier Rase Distribution has been secured after it was sold to HW Coates in Leicestershire. Rase MD Geoff Hill said Coates was the best fit for his business and with “no natural family succession” in the company he agreed to sell it in January for an undisclosed sum. Hill said: “Coates are a very credible company that I have known for years and the directors for a very long time. If I […]
Menzies Distribution is looking increasingly towards the parcels market as it looks to diversify the business to offset falling revenues from its core newspaper distribution business.
The MD of Bishopsgate, a two-man delivery and installation firm, has described the purchase of Allport Cargo Services’ Specialist Services division in June as “a massive step” forward for the business.