Eddie Stobart Logistics has won business with an annual value of £100m in the first six months of its trading year, the operator said in a trading update today (28 June). Recent high profile contract wins have included taking Cemex and Britvic from Wincanton. The news came as it revealed a deal to buy The Pallet Network for £53m. The operator has also seen group revenue surge 25% year on year in the first six months to 31 May 2018 […]
BCA Marketplace has hit the acquisition trail once more, snapping up automotive services group Paragon Automotive for £105m.
The conviction of 15 drivers based at Eddie Stobart’s Teesport depot for drivers’ hours and tachograph offences, has seen the company’s North Eastern O-licence cut by 140 vehicles for three-months.
Eddie Stobart is to expand its fleet of dual-fuel Volvo trucks, after successfully bidding for a chunk of the government’s Low Carbon Truck Demonstration Scheme funding. Stobart has been testing five dual-fuel FMs, which have been running on Liquid Natural Gas (LNG), in association with partner BOC Group. It will benefit from the expansion of the scheme alongside a field of other operators and suppliers. The additional funding will allow the logistics firm to put at least another 15 LNG […]