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GBA Logistics acquires The Silver X Group and Bow Distribution and Warehousing

07 May 2024/Categories: Industry News, Freight Forwarding, Logistics & Supply Chain, Operations Management

Global logistics provider, GBA logistics, has announced the acquisition of The Silver X Group and Bow Distribution and Warehousing.

GBA Logistics has said the move marks a significant milestone in the company’s expansion with a mission to ‘Drive towards a Sustainable Future.’

The logistics company described the acquisition as a ‘natural fit’ as both businesses share a similar ethos.

GBA explained they intend to keep the well-known brand names of Silver X and Bow, and the existing management teams led by Gavin Burgess (Managing Director and founder) who will join the GBA family.

The merged companies will work together on leveraging their strengths for mutual growth.

David J Birkbeck, Chairman and founder of GBA said: "We are thrilled to welcome Silver X and Bow to the GBA Logistics family."

"Their longstanding commitment to customer service excellence and their reputation for integrity perfectly complements our own values.

“This acquisition brings together two successful family-owned companies who both have big ambitions for the future.”

Gavin Burgess said: “I am very excited about the future as part of GBA Logistics. GBA’s wide range of services and excellent European network will turbocharge Silver X’s growth plans.”

Peter Zak, Group Managing Director of GBA Logistics added: “I am looking forward to working with Gavin and his team, we have built up a trusting relationship and our businesses will be stronger together.”


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