Kinaxia Logistics has made its eleventh haulier purchase, snapping up Fresh Freight Group (FFG) in Gateshead. The buy is Kinaxia’s first in the North East and comes after it added Manchester-based AKW Group to its ranks last month. Peter Fields, director at Kinaxia Logistics, said: “It should come as no surprise to the market that Kinaxia has broadened its reach to include the North East. “The group strategy remains to acquire successful, professionally operated, service-focused, family-owned companies and our purchase […]
Palletforce and its haulier members moved a network record of 3.4 million pallets last year.
Private equity firm Advent International is to acquire a 75% stake in Hermes UK in what is described as a “business as usual” agreement.
Leicester-based Pall-Ex member Premier Logistics has opened its first southern hub, as part of its stated plan to double its operation in size in the coming twelve months.