TITLE

TDG takes on family firm

AUTHOR(S)
Burridge, Elaine
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/5/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 56, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the acquisition of Spanish firm Doman and Ferrer Logistica by British logistics firm TDG. The author states that Doman had an operating profit of £2 million on a turnover £46.7 million in 2006. TDG chief executive officer David Garman mentioned that Doman's local management and logistics resources will significantly strengthen the performance of TDG.
ACCESSION #
24455746

 

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