Eddie Stobart Logistics (ESL) has received a takeover bid from one of its current shareholders, Dbay Advisors. ESL shocked investors last month when it asked for its AIM-listed shares to be suspended after it failed to publish its half-year results in time. CEO Alex Laffey also stepped down with immediate effect and will be replaced “in due course” by Sebastien Desreumaux, currently CEO of iForce and head of Contract Logistics at Eddie Stobart. Read more: Eddie Stobart Logistics may seek […]
Eddie Stobart Logistics will replace XPO Logistics as the logistics partner for Aggregate Industries’ Concrete Products division.
Tesco has been drawn into the Eddie Stobart Doncaster row as drivers at the DC prepare to start a third wave of strike action tomorrow (6 December). The supermarket chain, which runs the DC’s warehousing but outsourced the transport operation with 183 drivers to Eddie Stobart in August, has made a point of not commenting on the jobs row until now. However, after Unite last week rejected the latest offer from Eddie Stobart, a spokeswoman for the chain said: “We […]
Unite members at Eddie Stobart Logistics’ (ESL) Walkers Snacks Food contract are to strike over the operator’s failure to honour an existing industrial agreement.