Currie Solutions has bought PS Ridgway of Dundee for an undisclosed sum. In a statement the acquirer said that “the business will be merged with the Currie group and brings several key benefits to both businesses. “Increased revenues, enhanced geographical footprint, traffic synergies and wider pallet network opportunities which in return will continue to improve the services we offer our customers”. The Palletways member has combined O-licences authorising up to 48 vehicles and 78 trailers, and 50,000sq ft of warehousing […]
Same day courier CitySprint has acquired Heathrow Baggage Services, its third acquisition in three months.
Highlands haulier Ferguson Transport (Spean Bridge) has bought Skye Transport (Crossal) for an undisclosed sum.
The European Commission (EC) believes “substantial remedies are needed” before the proposed takeover of TNT Express by UPS can be cleared. In a merger review speech made on Friday (2 November), Joaquín Almunia, EC vice-president responsible for competition, said that “serious competition concerns would arise” if it went ahead without revisions. Last month the EC revealed that approval would only come if the resulting company would be challenged enough by other parcel firms. TNT Express and UPS have since received […]