Family-run Lincolnshire haulage firm Brit-Pol has secured a £2.5m invoice discounting facility, enabling it to extend its export and import markets and establish a new office in Poland. The international haulier, which collects goods in Europe and delivers to blue chip customers in the UK, as well as in Germany, the Netherlands and Luxembourg, sought financial support from Bibby Financial Services (BFS) to boost its working capital and double its income in the next 12 months. The invoice finance package […]
A shortage of suitable subcontractors contributed to a squeeze on margins at automotive logistics specialist Brit European Transport in its last financial year.
Kuehne + Nagel’s acquisition of international groupage specialist RH Freight in March last year caught many in the industry – including Motor Transport it has to be said – by surprise. But it was all part of the Swiss-owned global logistics business’ long term strategy, as Glenn Lindfield, KN’s senior vice president for contract logistics in North West Europe, tells Steve Hobson Unlike some other logistics firms who spend big money promoting their brands, family-owned Swiss logistics giant Kuehne + […]
Langdon Transport in Plymouth has had its licence revoked and its director disqualified for five years following a Bristol public inquiry.