Eddie Stobart Logistics (ESL) achieved a major milestone in 2018 as it spent big on transforming itself into an end-to-end transport supplier with turnover, profit and debt surging as a consequence. The company went on a buying spree following its listing on the Alternative Investment Market in 2017. It said its acquisitions: iForce, The Pallet Network (TPN), The Logistic People and Speedy Freight, had all performed strongly. This, with contract wins worth £162m on an annualised basis and growth via […]
Lenham-based freight forwarder Abacus International Shipping and leading Hazchem haulier Butlers of Kent have both joined The Pallet Network (TPN) this week to cover postcodes in their fiercely contested south-east region.
Volvo is offering hauliers the opportunity to defer fees for the first three months and take an annual two-month payment holiday in an effort to help them keep fleets rolling.