Pall-Ex has purchased the pallet distribution business of Surrey-based member Cranleigh Freight Services. This is first acquisition Pall-Ex has made since its management buy-out in November last year and its fourth acquisition of a network member. The other three are Shears Brothers (Transport), Intercounty Distribution and Pall-Ex London. This latest purchase has been bought through a shell company owned by Pall-Ex and will trade as Cranleigh Distribution Services. The deal sees the acquisition of the pallet distribution business of Cranleigh […]
The remaining equity interest in Welsh quarrying and haulage company GD Harries (GDH) will be snapped up by buy-and-build construction materials group SigmaRoc later this month.
Northern Ireland logistics firm Derry Refrigerated Transport has acquired Brennan Refrigerated Transport in Waterford, Ireland.
The number one concern of hauliers remains finding enough good drivers, even for those who are not currently recruiting, according to a survey by Pall-Ex.