The Swain Group has announced the appointment of David Emslie as its strategic development director. Emslie was most recently sales director at Canute Group, having served eleven years at the firm that was placed into administration ahead of this Christmas. His employer said that in his newly established role Emslie will be responsible for further developing the company’s range of services as well as increasing their scope where appropriate. He will work alongside Swain Group commercial director, Matthew Sweet, based […]
Yusen Logistics has been awarded the nationwide retail and trade distribution contract by Smeg UK.
This year’s most read was dominated by the sad demise of national haulier Canute, which never recovered from the end of its long-term contract with retailer Wilko last year.
Unsecured creditors of Canute Haulage Group and its successor are set to be left almost £11m out of pocket after last year’s doubleheader of collapses.