Haulier Eddie Stobart Logistics (ESL) has resubmitted controversial plans to build a major DC on Green Belt land opposite its headquarters at Appleton Thorn, near Warrington. The proposal for the 193,569sq ft DC was rejected by Warrington Borough Council in November last year after councillors raised concerns about the “unrelenting” flow of traffic the DC would create in the area and the “overwhelming” size of the development. ESL was also accused of showing “utter contempt” for the local community by […]
Drivers have launched a campaign for trade union recognition at Eddie Stobart’s Carlisle, Lillyhall and Penrith depots in Cumbria.
William Stobart has stepped down as a director of the business that bears his surname ahead of its float on the stock exchange on the 25 April.
Wincanton has told Eddie Stobart Logistics’ stakeholders to “take no immediate action” following news that ESL has agreed a conditional sale to private equity firm DBAY Advisors.