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BluJay builds war-chest
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 08:38

 BluJay Solutions has raised a significant new financing facility from TPG Specialty Lending and BlueBay Asset Management’s Private Debt Group. The capital will bolster BluJay’s continued expansion of its market-leading Global Trade Network...

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Maritime Transport delivers ‘good return’ despite Hanjin Shipping collapse
Monday, August 21, 2017 - 09:23

Maritime Transport saw pre-tax profit rise almost 10% year-on-year despite the collapse of "significant customer" Hanjin Shipping last year.

According to its most recently filed accounts to Companies House the Felixstowe container ha...

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East Trans invests
Monday, August 21, 2017 - 08:52

An East Yorkshire logistics company has completed a £1.6m investment in a bid to capitalise on the rapid growth in online shopping.

East Trans has launched a 40,000 sq ft, high-bay warehouse, which has already led to the securing of...

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Downton bags renewal with Glatfelter
Monday, August 21, 2017 - 07:51

Glatfelter, a global supplier of speciality papers and engineered products, has renewed its contract with transport specialist CM Downton. This latest agreement covers the transportation of paper reels used for manufacturing tea-bags and co...

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Flexi meets Expect’s expectations
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 18:05

Expect Distribution operates around 300,000 sq ft of modern warehousing and distribution space across strategically located sites in West Yorkshire.

The company’s high quality facilities – in Halifax and Bradford – provide storage fo...

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Pentalver to expand at London Gateway
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 17:26

Pentalver Transport Limited, a subsidiary of Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W), has commenced work on Phase 2 of the Pentalver container facility at Berth 7, DP World London Gateway, the UK deep-sea container port and Logistics Park on t...

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Wincanton grows national transport coverage with new facility at DP World London Gateway
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 16:47

Wincanton has announced plans to establish a 2.5-acre container haulage base at DP World London Gateway. 

DP World London Gateway represents a strategic location within the UK’s largest consumer market, and also provides excellent co...

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CML joins AiO
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 16:43

CML has announced that it has become a member of the All in One (AiO) Global Logistics Network - one of the world’s leading cost saving international logistics networks. Due to the networks strict application process and revolutionary appro...

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Hellmann UK announces partnership with FootJoy
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 16:38

Acushnet Europe Limited has chosen Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK to manage e-commerce fulfilment for its market-leading FootJoy brand in Europe.  Acushnet Holdings Corp., Acushnet Europe Limited’s parent company, is the global leader in t...

Hoover Candy awards major contract to Yusen Logistics
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 14:52

Hoover Candy has awarded a major contract to Yusen Logistics.

The contract is for the UK supply of Hoover Candy’s complete product range to the independent trade, using Yusen Logistics’ award-winning domestic appliance network.

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Agility reports 12% Q2 earnings increase
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 15:17

Agility has reported second-quarter earnings of 13.4 fils per share on net profit of KD 16.8 million, an increase of 12.8% and 12.1% respectively over the same period in 2016. Agility EBITDA grew 14% to KD 32.6 million. Revenue increased 10...

DSV on the up...
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 15:01

DSV has reported growth of 37.8% in Q2, 2017 EBIT before special items, leading to significant margin expansion. With more than 50.0% growth in earnings and cash flow, the Company stated that it was very satisfied with the Group’s performan...

Europa goes Danish and sets out objectives
Monday, August 7, 2017 - 15:08

Europa Road, a dedicated division of the ambitious independent logistics provider, Europa Worldwide Group, has added two additional services to its operations in Denmark by sealing a new partnership with leading Nordic logistics company, FR...

Clipper wins EWM contract and publishes strong results
Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 10:06

Clipper Logistics has announced that it has signed a new 5 year contract with The Edinburgh Woollen Mill Group of companies to provide logistics services to the EWM Group on a predominantly exclusive basis throughout Great Britain.

S...

Port of Tilbury completes consultations
Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 09:58

The Port of Tilbury has now completed the statutory consultation process which invited views from the surrounding communities and statutory consultees on its proposals to build a new port terminal, TILBURY2, on the Thames close to the curre...

Breezemount deploys new tracking and ePOD solution with major contracts
Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 09:54

Two-man home delivery specialists, Breezemount, have deployed the latest developments in live customer delivery tracking and electronic proof of delivery from PODFather.

Breezemount operate a fleet of over 250 vehicles from 23 operat...

American Airlines expands European trucking network
Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 09:47

American Airlines Cargo has expanded and extended its European trucking network which connects offline cities with its global network.

The Netherlands, Germany and France all feed nightly freight into the airline’s London Heathrow (L...

Top grade for P&O Ferrymasters reefers in BRC foodstuffs audit
Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 09:43

Leading pan-European supply chain solutions provider P&O Ferrymasters has achieved a top grade AA rating for its Europoort-based reefer trailer operation in an audit for British Retail Consortium (BRC) Storage & Distribution recerti...

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New FTA Director of Policy appointed
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 11:20

The Freight Transport Association (FTA), the UK’s largest and most active membership association in the freight and logistics industry, has appointed Elizabeth de Jong as its new Director of Policy.

De Jong, who joins FTA from the Ra...

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BIFA names new National Chairman
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 09:47

Mark Bromley has succeeded Fred Osborn as the elected National Chairman of BIFA – the British International Freight Association – for a two-year period.

Osborn becomes Immediate Vice-Chairman for a two-year term. Alongside him is Joh...

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Kuehne + Nagel increases role in food supply chain
Friday, July 28, 2017 - 09:51

Kuehne + Nagel’s strategic push into perishables and consumer goods logistics now includes an array of Nestlé products.   From next year, all Nestlé Netherlands’ chocolate, coffee and culinary products, as well as pet and baby foods, will b...

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VWR International awards UK contract to XPO Logistics
Friday, July 28, 2017 - 09:39

VWR International, which supplies products to the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries, has awarded XPO Logistics a contract to manage distribution of products to more than 9,000 facilities across the UK collecting an estimated 2,500 ca...

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Transmec invests to meet Multimodal demand
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 09:59

Transmec Group is investing €6 million (£5.4m) in expanding its 600-strong multimodal fleet and launching new pan-European rail services to meet growing demand.

The transport and logistics operator is purchasing 160 Huckepack trailer...

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Europa Invests £2 Million in Growing Fleet
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 10:54

Europa Road, a dedicated division of one of Europe’s leading logistics operators, Europa Worldwide Group, has recently invested £2 million in 23 new Renault trucks. 80 per cent of Europa’s fleet is now under two years old.

Europa was...

Expect signs astonishing deal
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 09:12

Expect Distribution has signed a three year contract with cruelty-free cleaning product manufacturer Astonish.

Producing a range of over 70 household and laundry products from its headquarters near Bradford, Astonish neighbours Expec...

Kinaxia Logistics acquires Mark Thompson Transport
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 08:57

Kinaxia Logistics has announced that it has acquired Mark Thompson Transport Limited based at Warrington, Cheshire.

Mark Thompson Transport Limited is the eighth acquisition for Kinaxia Logistics. Other companies within Kinaxia Logis...

DSV adds 50 new trucks to its expanding UK fleet
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 10:28

DSV UK has, in conjunction with their partner General Express Services Limited, invested in 50 new rigid 7.5 and 18.0 ton Volvo’s to add to its UK fleet. Whilst the majority of these vehicles will replace the existing fleet, overall, the to...

BIFA names new Chairman
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 09:30

Mark Bromley has succeeded Fred Osborn as the elected National Chairman of BIFA – the British International Freight Association – for a two-year period.

Osborn becomes Immediate Vice-Chairman for a two-year term. Alongside him is Joh...

GAC completes complex project
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 08:49

Logistics services provider GAC has reported on a successful project to transport 500 tonnes of equipment from the UK, The Netherlands and Germany for the Northern Caspian Yuri Korchagin oil field being developed by Lukoil

GAC staff...

Game, Set and Match for Downton
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 08:30

Downton partnered with its customer AB InBev (ABI) and Jigsaw, its managed transport specialist business, to ensure daily deliveries of beers to Wimbledon throughout this year’s Championship. This wass a high profile project for one of Jigs...

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