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Redhead Freight to be liquidated with assets and trade transferred to DB Schenker

 
Redhead Freight is to cease to trade this month with the loss-making haulier’s trade and assets transferred to parent company Shenker AG, the logistics arm of Deutsche Bahn. The Palletforce member, which trades as Redhead International, has a fl…

Turners looks to further acquisitions after strengthening profit and turnover

 
Turners (Soham) is continuing on its acquisition drive, according to its latest annual results report, which also revealed a modest rise in revenue and pre-tax profit in 2021. The Newmarket-based company employs 3,975 staff and operates a fleet …

DX took “insufficient” action on bribery allegations and “curtailed” investigation, internal report reveals

 
DX Group failed to take sufficient disciplinary action against employees who had offered a bribe for confidential competitor information and “curtailed” a probe into the bribery allegations, according to the findings of an internal investigation…

Evri launches £60m sortation hub to drive further growth

 
Parcel delivery firm Evri is to open a £60m parcel sortation hub in Barnsley next Tuesday (20 September). Named Colossus, the 341,000 sq ft facility is said to be the biggest of its kind in Europe and will sort 1.1 million parcels a day for onwa…