Cheshire-based Kinaxia Logistics has created three senior roles in its finance team. Sharon Deakin (pictured) has joined as group financial controller. She previously held senior financial and commercial leadership roles at several logistics and warehousing companies, including senior vice-president finance at Ceva Logistics. She assumes responsibility for financial reporting across all business units within the group and will work closely with the senior leadership team. Mike Lyons has been appointed group governance director after moving from his post as finance […]
Suckling Transport said business had been “encouraging” last year, with profit and turnover up 49% and 43% respectively.
Through shrewd acquisitions, Culina Group chief executive Thomas van Mourik has built a logistics business boasting a turnover of over £1bn. But as far as he’s concerned, it’s all just an enjoyable hobby.
Wholesale drinks distributor Waverley TBS is being wound-up by its administrators after they failed to find a buyer for the business. The company, which has two large DCs at Punchbowl Park in Hemel Hempstead and Felling, near Gateshead, as well as smaller deports across the UK, was licensed to run more than 300 vehicles. These were operated via a combination of own-account and third party providers. As a consequence of the failure to find an outright buyer, 685 Waverley employees […]