Connect Group has appointed the former CEO of an American logistics supplier as its new chief executive, after a troubling set of results for the group triggered the resignation of Mark Cashmore last month. Jos Opdeweegh has worked at the helm of a number of logistics and supply chain business in the US, notably working as CEO of Americold for four years. He will assume the role at the beginning of September, but will spend time with the business during […]
Tuffnells owner Connect Group has completed the sale of its care and education division to education resource provider RM.
Tuffnells has promised to interview any of the 450 Marks & Spencer staff that face losing their jobs when the retailer’s Hardwick DC closes in September.
Connect Group’s Smiths News division has secured a new five year deal with magazine distributor Frontline, bringing further signs of an upturn in the group’s fortunes.