TITLE

Cream of the crop: Moving milk can be a tricky business, but SJ Bargh isn't willing to give up on it just yet. CM pays a visit to the Lancaster haulier

AUTHOR(S)
Hobson, Steve
PUB. DATE
October 2017
SOURCE
Commercial Motor;10/19/2017, Vol. 228 Issue 5761, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the acquisition of the general haulier RG Bassett & Sons by milk and general haulier SJ Bargh. Topics discussed include role of Anthony Finlayson-Green as the managing director (MD) SJB Logistics; limitations of bulk milk collection business including profitability; and their partnership with dealer Scania.
ACCESSION #
126235560

 

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