The new owner of Clugston Distribution Services is linked to Malta-based HLD Group which bought AM Widdowson and Sons in 2015 and Crewe-based Davis Haulage in 2016. Clugston Distribution Services (CDS) was sold to holding company AJWG last week, following the collapse of parent company Clugston Group. AJWG managing director Demis Armen Ohandjanian is also chief executive of HLD Group. AM Widdowson, which was bought by HLD Group in June 2015 and renamed Loglecdissol, was put into administration just one […]
Following its acquisition of Browns Chilled Distribution in September, Newmarket, Suffolk-based Turners (Soham) has started taking delivery of 50 new Mercedes-Benz Actros tractive units as part of a replacement programme for the Browns fleet. The trucks, which are all 6x2s, will be based at Browns’ Bicker site, near Spalding, and will operate at maximum GVW on a mix of regional and national work, said Turners’ group fleet engineer Tim King. Around 20 of the new trucks are already on the […]
Matthew Kibble Transport has bought Coventry-based Fullforce Logistics.
East Yorkshire bulk powder haulier Simon Gibson Transport has been acquired by French logistics firm Groupe Charles André (GCA) for an undisclosed sum.