Matthew Kibble Transport has bought Coventry-based Fullforce Logistics. This latest acquisition, which follows the purchase of Kent-based Shakespeare Transport in March 2015, sees the Lancashire haulier broaden its geographical reach and gain a new Midlands operating base. It said further acquisitions are on the cards. Under the terms of the sale, former Fullforce owners Pat Pugh and Mick Dowling will continue to work in the business. The acquisition results in Pallet-Track member Matthew Kibble Transport adding another Palletforce member to […]
Tuffnells Parcels Express contributed £114m of revenue and £9.7m of operating profit to its new owner Connect Group in the year to the end of August, group chief executive Mark Cashmore has revealed.
Pall-Ex has moved to ensure coverage continuity in the South-west by buying Cornish network member Intercounty Distribution for £700,000. The company based on the Pennygillam Industrial Estate in Launceston has an O-licence for up to 22 vehicles and eight trailers. It has been a Pall-Ex member for 14 years. Pall-Ex MD Adrian Russell said: “The opportunity was presented to us after Intercounty’s MD Nick Coombes announced his retirement earlier this year. We are happy that Nick has decided to stay […]
Rhenus Group has expanded its UK presence with the purchase of Palletforce member RCS Logistics.