EFS Global acquires Caistor Distribution

Posted On: August 24, 2020

EFS Global are pleased to announce the acquisition of Caistor Distribution Limited.

Predominantly based in Lincolnshire and South Yorkshire, Caistor Distribution provides specialised logistics services including pallet distribution, general haulage and warehousing – both in the UK and internationally.

EFS Global is one of the North West’s largest freight and haulage groups. EFS Global now have eleven depots and offices across the country and operate vehicles across the UK and Europe. EFS also work with selected partners around the world. This deal is another positive step of EFS’ ongoing growth and acquisition strategy across the UK.

The deal follows a number of other acquisitions made by EFS in recent years including Euro SDB, 747 Express Freight, Logictrans UK Limited, RTS Refrigeration, Red Scar Tyres, Bradtrans International, CS Brunt, Horizon Distribution, Euro-Tran Despatch, JRS TractionPDQ Specialist Courier Services and FWD Freight Services.

Mark Jones, managing director of EFS Global, said: “Despite the challenges that coronavirus has thrown up, EFS Global has continued to look for acquisition and growth opportunities over the past few months.  Caistor Distribution is a great addition to our business and will help to drive our service offering even further.”

Davis Blank Furniss advised EFS Global on all aspects of the transaction.

The team was led by Sonio Singh who is a partner and head of the corporate department, with support from colleagues Lauren Sever and Shiva Shadi (Employment) and Jennifer Smith (Property).

Sonio Singh added: “We are once again delighted to assist the EFS Global team secure yet another key acquisition in its rapid growth strategy.”