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 will buy its 11th haulier by the end of the year, according to director Peter Fields.
Kinaxia Logistics director Peter Fields has described his latest purchase, BC Transport, as a “good solid business with great people” that ultimately stumbled as it was carrying too much debt.
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.