GXO is set to buy Clipper Logistics in a move which sees the US logistics giant ramp up its acquisition drive in the UK and turbo-charge consolidation in the UK logistics market. Announcing the offer in a joint statement, Clipper Logistics and US-listed GXO said the deal would create a “compelling strategic combination which significantly increases the opportunities for both businesses in the high-growth e-commerce/e-fulfilment areas.” It added that the two logistics companies are “natural partners with a very strong […]
Logistics specialist Whistl has won a contract with NatWest Group, one of the largest mailers in the UK.
Third party logistics firm Culina will open a new ambient food and drinks logistics facility in Port Salford next year, employing around 280 staff.
The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) is calling on the government to make its workers exempt from self-isolation, with 40% currently isolating as a result of the “pingdemic”.