Northern Ireland logistics firm Derry Refrigerated Transport has acquired Brennan Refrigerated Transport in Waterford, Ireland. The acquisition is part of expansion plans that include a £9m investment in a new 10 acre hub in Portadown in Co Armagh, with the creation of 50 new jobs. Derry Refrigerated Transport, which has 200 employees, supplies to Ireland and the UK. MD Patrick Derry said that whilst the acquisition was not driven by Brexit, it would “futureproof” the company ahead of the UK’s departure […]
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