Kinaxia Logistics has made its tenth acquisition with the purchase of Palletline-member AKW Group for an undisclosed sum. Announcing the deal the UK haulage and warehousing company said it is planning further acquisitions over the next 18 months. Kinaxia said the purchase of the Trafford Park-based group, which includes Global Logistics and AKW Global Warehousing, is aimed at strengthening its presence in the North West and in the Midlands through AKW’s Birmingham depot. AKW Group,which has a turnover of around […]
Manchester-based AKW Group returned to profitability in 2013, as both its transport and warehousing businesses enjoyed bumper trading.
Palletline kicks out member DTS to ‘guarantee network integrity’; haulier blames action for its collapse
Palletline kicked-out member DTS earlier this month in order to “guarantee network integrity”, a move that the Northumberland haulier claimed had forced it into liquidation.
Welcome to the 2018 Motor Transport Power Players, the editorial team’s take on who will be the key influencers – including some of those who are up and coming in the industry rather than the established names – on the transport and logistics industry this year.