Freight forwarding firm Greencarrier Freight Services has opened a new office near Manchester as it moves to strengthen its operations in the north of England. The office, which became fully operational on 4 January, is situated at Manchester Airport. Adrian Frodsham, head of air and ocean, said: “The new office provides good opportunities for growth in both imports and exports and brings us much closer to the market and to our customers. “Many industries export large volumes from here, giving […]
Norbert Dentressangle (ND) has revealed a first-half consolidated revenue increase of 13.3% to €1.9bn (up from €1.7bn in the same period last year) despite struggling with volumes. Like-for-like growth remained flat, dipping by 0.2% compared with H1 2011, which ND attributes to a sharply deteriorating European economy during the second quarter. ND’s transport division took a 1.3% hit on a like-for-like basis (consolidated revenue is up 7.7% to €1bn), which the company says is due to a sluggish economy, with […]
Freight management firm Xpediator has acquired North Yorkshire haulier and freight forwarder Nidd Transport for £4.6m.
Delivery firm DX Group has opened a new security control room as part of a £10m expansion programme.