Clugston Distribution Services (CDS) has swooped for Hull-based Trans 2 Logistics in a pre-pack sale that saved 18 jobs. The company, which specialised in abnormal load transport and held an international licence authorising 12 vehicles and 12 trailers, had been suffering financial difficulties brought about by a loss-making contract in 2019, the Covid pandemic and Brexit uncertainty. Following meetings with business advisers at Leonard Curtis last month, an accelerated marketing campaign took place, which concluded with the sale of Trans […]
Kinaxia Logistics will buy its 11th haulier by the end of the year, according to director Peter Fields.
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Tesco is to merge with wholesaler Booker in a £3.7bn deal that creates one of the largest own-account operations in the UK, and it is targeting cost savings of approximately £61m in its distribution and fulfillment activities.