Dart Group has sold Fowler Welch to Culina Group for £98m. The sale of the Lincolnshire-based chilled and ambient food logistics company sees further consolidation in the sector. Fowler Welch, which offers supply-chain services to retailers, processors, growers and importers across the UK and Ireland, also has a 50% share in a joint venture fruit ripening and packing business, Integrated Service Solutions, located at its Teynham facility. The sale comes as Dart Group, which owns Jet2.com and Jet2 Holidays, continues […]
The COVID-19 pandemic has left Kuehne + Nagel facing an “immense” challenge in the coming months, the company has warned.
The new owner of Osborne Motor Transport is looking to grow the firm’s turnover by £1m to £4.5m over the next three years, expand its newly liveried fleet and move to new premises.
Hicks Logistics has moved into warehousing after the acquisition of a 20,000ft² industrial unit next to its Caldicot base on the Severn Bridge Industrial Estate. The company hopes the diversification will boost its annual turnover from £7.5m to around the £10m mark, and has taken on ten more staff taking its team to 80.