Stockport based Freedom Logistics expand through acquisition at London Heathrow & Leeds Bradford Airports Wednesday 28 January 2015 PDF Print The acquisition of Prime Logistics represents an exciting phase in our overall growth strategy to establish a clearer footprint in the UK airfreight market. Freedom Logistics UK Ltd, a privately owned freight forwarder with its head office in Stockport, has become the sole owner of the Heathrow & Leeds Bradford Airport based Prime Logistics International Ltd. Freedom has purchased the entire issued and paid-up share capital & assets of Prime for an undisclosed sum. The new subsidiary company, whilst continuing to trade separately, will be rebranded as Freedom Logistics. Chris Houghton, Managing Director of Freedom Logistics said "The acquisition of Prime Logistics represents an exciting phase in our overall growth strategy to establish a clearer footprint in the UK airfreight market." "Freedom is renowned for its commitment to customer satisfaction and premium services which put the customer at the heart of everything we do. The new integrated company will have the ability to offer an enhanced range of logistics solutions to existing and new customers" Ray Crawford who has run Prime for over 12 years said "This represents a great opportunity to broaden our freight network beyond our established logistics bases at London Heathrow and Leeds Bradford Airports with our dedicated team of freight professionals now supported by a financially strong parent company." Freedom were advised by the Manchester office of TLT LLP and funding was provided by Royal Bank of Scotland. Freedom Logistics provides integrated, flexible international freight & logistical support solutions by sea, air and road to commercial customers in a range of industries from food & drink to digital networks. For more information please contact Ryan Dunne Marketing@freedomlogistics.co.uk. This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Freedom Logistics UK in the following categories: Business & Finance, Transport & Logistics, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.