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 […]
Drivers at Eddie Stobart’s Doncaster DC have voted for strike action, in response to the operator’s announcement last week that it would be making them redundant. Unite says more than 150 drivers, from a total of 183, voted for strike action at the site that was previously part of Tesco’s distribution network. Harriet Eisner, Unite regional office, said: “Unite is still in talks with Eddie Stobart, but the management remains intransigent that it wants to get rid of the drivers. […]
Eddie Stobart is rolling out Microlise systems across its fleet of more then 2,000 vehicles, after a “detailed evaluation” of the new system against its predecessor.
Eddie Stobart Logistics will replace XPO Logistics as the logistics partner for Aggregate Industries’ Concrete Products division.