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Denholm Logistics Group

    Denholm Logistics, based in Liverpool, provides all aspects of Logistics, and operates businesses from 46 locations throughout the UK and Ireland, in Forwarding, Warehousing, Distribution, Port Agency and Vessel Chartering. The business has experienced significant growth in recent years both organic, and by acquisition,  including expansion into Ireland by the purchase of Hamilton Shipping, and enlargement of its  export forwarding capability by the acquisition, in early 2017, of the African trade lane specialist,  Bennett & McMahon Agencies.

    The Logistics Group employs over 600 staff and serves 3,000 clients, and has built a first class reputation in its traditional markets such as forest, steel and stone products and is seen as a pioneer in UK port centric fmcg warehousing, and a leader in the cruise port services market.  The company is structured from small to medium size business units, allowing a flexible and responsive approach to clients, but at the same time underpinned by a large Divisional organisation, providing full end- to- end services and solutions.

    Denholm Logistics is a member of The Denholm Group, which celebrated 150 years of trading in 2016, and also operates four further divisions, in Shipping, Seafoods , Contracting and Oilfields.

     

    https://www.denholm-uklogistics.com/

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