Eddie Stobart Logistics is in talks with an unnamed company to acquire it in a deal valued at around £50m In a statement to the London Stock Exchange today (7 June), Eddie Stobart said: “The company announces that it is in discussions regarding the potential acquisition of a logistics service provider whose operations are complementary to the Eddie Stobart group’s existing offering. “It is expected that the total consideration would be in the region of £50m, funded by a mix […]
Parcel carriers FedEx, Royal Mail and DHL have been named among the top 20 Business Superbrands in the annual Superbrands list.
Tesco has re-awarded the contract to run its UK distribution centre (DC) transport operations to Eddie Stobart.
Tesco has been drawn into the Eddie Stobart Doncaster row as drivers at the DC prepare to start a third wave of strike action tomorrow (6 December). The supermarket chain, which runs the DC’s warehousing but outsourced the transport operation with 183 drivers to Eddie Stobart in August, has made a point of not commenting on the jobs row until now. However, after Unite last week rejected the latest offer from Eddie Stobart, a spokeswoman for the chain said: “We […]