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KPMG appoints new UK head of transport

KPMG appoints new UK head of transport

KPMG has today announced that Ed Thomas has been appointed as the firm’s UK head of transport, with immediate effect. Ed Thomas joined KPMG as a graduate in 1995 and was promoted to Partner in 2013. He has been central to KPMG’s transport advisory business since he joined. Specialising in …

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Malcolm Wilson appointed to lead XPO Logistics Europe

Malcolm Wilson appointed to lead XPO Logistics Europe

XPO Logistics Europe SA has announced the appointment of Malcolm Wilson as chief executive officer. Richard Cawston has been promoted to the role of managing director–supply chain, Europe, the position previously held by Wilson. Troy Cooper, XPO’s global chief operating officer, said, “Malcolm Wilson is uniquely qualified to lead XPO …

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Isover awards 5-year, £15 million contract to Downton

Isover awards 5 year GBP 15 million contract to Downton

Leading insulation manufacturer Isover, part of the global Saint Gobain group, has awarded a five-year transport contract worth approximately £15 million to CM Downton. The contract was finalised following a competitive tender during which Isover identified that Downton could offer an innovative solution that delivers value and stability to support …

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XPO Logistics awarded chilled warehousing contract for BrewDog Craft Beer

XPO Logistics awarded chilled warehousing contract for BrewDog Craft Beer

XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has signed a contract with craft beer pioneer BrewDog, one of the UK’s fastest-growing food and drinks companies. XPO will provide class-leading temperature-controlled warehousing for BrewDog’s stockholding of craft beer at a multi-user, 125,000 square foot facility in Mossend, …

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GMA progresses fleet investment programme

GMA progresses fleet investment programme

Warehousing and transport specialist GMA, continues its fleet upgrade programme with the delivery of four new DAF FTG XF 510 Super Space Cab tractor units. The recent acquisition offers added capacity for growth and reaffirms GMA’s commitment to fleet regeneration. On the road this month, the new DAF FTG XF …

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Terex Trucks helps dig deep for rare Dorset clay

Terex Trucks helps dig deep for rare Dorset clay

Wareham may be just a couple of miles inland from Purbeck’s Jurassic Coast – yet it’s not dinosaur bones that a fleet of Terex Trucks are helping to uncover, but some of the world’s richest clay deposits. As you look over the huge whorls made by truck tyres in the …

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