Europa MD Andrew Baxter has revealed the company has spent at least £1m on Brexit preparations in 2019 alone but said year-end profits would still be up and that leaving the EU is the right outcome for the logistics sector. With the Dartford-based firm focusing heavily on UK/European road freight, committed Brexiteer Baxter told MT that business had been significantly complicated by the reinstatement of customs clearance and the need for import and export declarations. “It’s been incredibly complicated and […]
A year after acquiring a 90% controlling stake in Europa Worldwide Logistics, MD Andrew Baxter said the firm is on track to hit its growth targets, although that will come with a short-term dip in profit. Baxter told MT: “It is our objective to be the number one groupage operator in the UK. That will be achieved, but there is a question of how long it will take to achieve that. Our growth will be held up because we are […]
Europa Worldwide Logistics has appointed four new directors, all formerly of RH Freight, as MD Andrew Baxter continues to build the business.
Europa Worldwide Group has launched a programme ‘to nurture talent’ in a move aimed at retaining staff.