Global logistics provider DSV is to acquire Swiss rival Panalpina in a £3.51bn deal that will create the world’s fourth largest logistics company behind Deutsche Post DHL, Kuehne+Nagel and DB Schenker. Panalpina’s board has agreed to a revised offer described by chairman Peter Uber described as “very attractive.” The Panalpina board has recommended the deal to its shareholders. The acquisition will create a company with a revenue of around £13.55bn and a workforce of 60,000 employees in 90 countries. DSV […]
UK Mail has named Peter Fuller as chief executive officer, almost two years after his predecessor stepped down.
DSV has awarded a three-year contract to ATS Euromaster to service the tyres on its 7,000-strong European trailer fleet. The deal will see ATS Euromaster’s mobile technicians provide routine inspections and follow-up maintenance work on around 1,000 DSV trailers travelling into and out of the UK every day. Technicians will work across DSV’s 19 UK depots, as well as inspecting tyres at seafreight terminals as trailers enter the country. A roadside rapid response service will also be included in the […]
DSV Road has launched an online Quote & Book system to provide an instant response to customers seeking a spot price for export, import and domestic road shipments.