Swain Group has announced the acquisition of Gravesend-based haulier Eurobulk. Swain, based in nearby Rochester, Kent, has acquired the entire shareholding of Eurobulk including its assets, vehicles and business. Eurobulk will continue to be run as a separate company, managed by its existing directors, while Swain confirmed it would ‘provide capital to finance the company’s growth, as well as the wider benefits of being part of a diverse and highly capable logistics group’. Eurobulk MD Andrew Miller said: “Our team […]
Cornwall-based courier Carn Logistics has taken over coverage of the BA postcode in Somerset for APC Overnight, after acquiring another APC shareholder depot.
FedEx UK made four acquisitions totalling £13.8m in the past 10 months – but has declined the opportunity to say why.
Norbert Dentressangle’s acquisitions of Christian Salvesen in 2007 and TDG in 2011 made the French group’s UK logistics operation a £1bn a year business, representing almost a third of group turnover, and silencing critics who had questioned the company’s commitment to the UK. […]