Kinaxia Logistics will buy its 11th haulier by the end of the year, according to director Peter Fields. Speaking to MT this week, after the announcement of Kinaxia’s acquisition of AKW Group, Fields said the haulage and warehousing group was set to purchase another logistics firm within “the next few weeks” and would make further acquisitions in 2019. “If you look at where we are geographically it becomes obvious where we need to be – it is a case of […]
Basildon-based EDG Group has taken over fellow TPN member Enterprise Freight and Transport Services.
Ripon-based Potter Group Logistics has bought York logistics firm and Palletline member House of James for an undisclosed sum. The deal, struck yesterday (16 May) boosts Potter’s turnover by 50% to £22m, adding 100,000ft² of warehousing space, 35 vehicles and 55 trailers to the fleet. Motortransport.co.uk understands that Simon Gill, MD of House of James, will remain at the combined business for at least three years in the role of commercial director. Matthew Lamb, MD of Potter’s, says: “We have […]