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Company Overview of Abbey Logistics Group Limited

Company Overview

Abbey Logistics Group Limited is an European logistics provider operating bulk liquid tankers (food, non hazardous, and hazardous), bulk powder silos (food and non food), intermodal bulk (liquid and powder), palletized freight (ambient, temperature controlled, FTL, and groupage), and warehousing facilities throughout the United Kingdom and Europe. It transports refined oils and fats, dairy products, mineral and spring water, liquid chocolate products, hazardous and non hazardous products, sugars and glucoses, beers, wines, brewing yeasts, cream yeasts, emulsifiers, and soap and soap bases; and dedicated food silos, minerals, plastics, salt, flours, animal feeds, sand, and cement. The company...

2-4 Brasenose Road

Bootle

Liverpool,  L20 8HG

United Kingdom

Founded in 1973

Phone:

44 1519 330 999

Fax:

44 1519 332 380

Key Executives for Abbey Logistics Group Limited

Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director and Director
Chief Financial Officer
Company Secretary
Palletised Division Director and Director
Commercial Director and Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Abbey Logistics Group Limited Key Developments

Abbey Logistics Group Appoints David Thomas as Chief Financial Officer

Abbey Logistics Group announced the appointment of David Thomas as Chief Financial Officer. David joins Abbey from XPO logistics the global supply chain services company where he was most recently Finance Director of their UK supply chain businesses. A chartered management accountant, David has extensive finance, risk and operations experience within the logistics sector and has held a number of senior roles with national and international logistics companies. David will sit on the Abbey Group Board and will oversee the finance, corporate development, risk and commercial legal functions. He will be tasked with helping Abbey achieve its 2020 vision of becoming the UK's leading bulk liquid and powder transport company, offering best in class service and excellent value. Specifically, this will include leading a drive towards increased efficiency and further growth in new and existing markets.

Abbey Logistics Group Announces Board Appointments

Abbey Logistics Group has announced two new appointments to strengthen its senior team. Respected logistics industry expert Andrew Palmer has joined the group as non-executive director, and experienced marketing professional Michael Fox will take up the role of Group Marketing Manager. Andrew was Managing Director at Bibby Distribution, and DTS Logistics before joining Suttons Group where he successfully led the company into new markets, significantly growing the business and its portfolio of customers. Michael Fox has worked within business to business marketing and communications for the past ten years, most recently in the supply chain sector. He will take responsibility for the planning, management and execution of Abbey's marketing strategies, working closely with the company's commercial teams, external suppliers and expanding client base.

Abbey Logistics Seeks Acquisitions

Abbey Logistics Group Limited is seeking acquisitions. Steve Granite, Chief Executive Officer of Abbey Logistics stated "Through organic and acquisitive growth, Abbey will become the market leader in both the liquid and powder transportation markets in the UK."

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