Gefco UK has attributed a drop in turnover and profit to “Brexit-related” concerns and new accounting procedures. The Coventry-based firm, which is part of global group Gefco, specialises in automotive logistics and industrial supply chain services. French company Group PSA, which owns Peugeot, Citroën and Vauxhall, holds a 25% stake in the business, having sold off 75% of its stake in the business to Russian Railways in 2012. Gefco UK, which has 13 depots across the UK, employs over 600 […]
The haulage industry has slammed the DfT and Highways England for failing to give hauliers advance warning of a series of overnight closures on the M26, which began last week.
Palletforce is set to continue to grow its UK and European volumes this year, despite the challenges of Brexit and the pandemic, chief executive Michael Conroy told motortransport.co.uk this week.
With UK banks under constant fire for failing to lend to British businesses, it is refreshing to talk to a banker who is positively eager to work with UK operators. Graham Winslet is sales director of BNP Paribas Rental Solutions, a wholly-owned subsidiary of BNP Paribas, one of the strongest banks in the world (rated AA by Standard & Poor’s). He is responsible for growing the CV contract hire business, which currently owns around 15,000 CVs in France and the UK.