Eddie Stobart Logistics’ growth continued at a gallop in the first six months to 31 May 2018, driven by a mix of acquisitions, new contract wins and retained business. Turnover increased by more than a quarter (25.3%) in the period to £359.3m (2017: £286.8m). The operator’s acquisitions continued to perform strongly – iForce sales increased 20% and Speedy Freight’s by 52% in the period – but organic growth was robust too. Eddie Stobart Logistics said it had seen strong growth […]
The planned strike of Co-operative Food drivers protesting the transferral of 87 drivers to Eddie Stobart has been suspended.
The old saying that you make your own luck could easily have been written for distribution specialist Archbold Logistics.
Wincanton hasn’t had it all its own way of late. A resurgent Eddie Stobart wrestled a Cemex contract valued at £15m off it, and MT revealed earlier this month that Britvic had re-awarded its entire transport requirement to Eddie Stobart after the first year of a five-year deal with Wincanton.