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 […]
Kuehne + Nagel’s acquisition of international groupage specialist RH Freight in March last year caught many in the industry – including Motor Transport it has to be said – by surprise. But it was all part of the Swiss-owned global logistics business’ long term strategy, as Glenn Lindfield, KN’s senior vice president for contract logistics in North West Europe, tells Steve Hobson Unlike some other logistics firms who spend big money promoting their brands, family-owned Swiss logistics giant Kuehne + […]
Clipper Logistics has bought return logistics provider Servicecare Support Services for £5.7m and published its first set of results since its flotation earlier this year.
Turners (Soham) has purchased Macintyre Transport, for an undisclosed sum.