Blackburn-based Kenyon Road Haulage has bought some of the assets of fellow Palletways member Gilbraith (TS) from owner Pollock (Scotrans). The deal sees Kenyon Road Haulage take 18 trucks, around 30 staff and some of Gilbraith’s customer base but not the business’s Blackburn depot, which Pollock (Scotrans) has retained. Speaking to MT, Kenyon Road haulage operations manager Paul Bailey said: “This is a good move for us as it expands our presence in the area and keeps the opposition away.” […]
Palletways has cemented its position as Europe’s largest pallet network with the opening of both Bulgarian and Romania hubs.
Asda’s prospective new owners are looking to raise £1.2bn from the sale of the supermarket chain’s logistics and distribution network, according to reports.
Swain Group has announced the acquisition of Gravesend-based haulier Eurobulk.