Kinaxia Logistics has snapped up Bristol-based David Hathaway Transport, the 12th haulier in its portfolio. The purchase gives Kinaxia its first foothold in the South West, adding to its existing presence through acquisitions made in the North West, North East Midlands, South, South East and East Anglia. Founded by its namesake in 1976, David Hathaway Transport is a family-run business, in line with Kinaxia’s previous purchases, which operates from two sites in Yate, near Bristol and Royal Wootton Bassett, near […]
Kinaxia Logistics has bought Mark Thompson Transport, its eighth operator acquisition in just over five years.
The loss of a major customer at the end of 2016, alongside increasing costs for drivers’ wages and fuel inflation, saw Foulger Transport head into the red in 2017.
Kinaxia Logistics grew turnover by 40% last year, reflecting the full-year effect of its acquisition spree during 2017 and 2018.