....We have now been in our new offices for six months.  The contrast between day one with eight people all known to each other and now, with a team of fifty plus diverse individuals could not be greater.

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The latest from our exciting new business.

Did George Osborne get it right with his budget pledge on exports?

It was hailed as a budget to champion ‘the makers, the doers and the savers.’ In his penultimate budget before the next general election, the chancellor needed to nail it. Bingo duty tax slash excluded, one of the most exciting things to have come out of George Osborne’s speech...

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Posted: 26/08/14

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'HGV Levy is nonsense...'

The founder and chairman of Baxter Freight, Ian Baxter, said the HGV Road User Levy will do nothing to enhance the UK haulage industry's competitiveness against foreign counterparts....
 
 
 

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Posted: 26/08/14

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Getting to know Ian Baxter...

What do you currently do? I am the main investor in and Chairman of Baxter Freight, a new fast growing logistics business. I started Baxter Freight earlier this year with Peter Isler and Steve Rafferty, former Sales Director and Finance Director respectively of RH Freight, a £135m European...

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Posted: 26/08/14

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Baxter Freight boss urges patience...

The results of last month’s European elections sent shockwaves through the political establishment in the UK and across the wider EU. It’s increasingly clear there’s a serious democratic deficit between the ambitions and actions of the Brussels elite and the will of the people...

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Posted: 26/08/14

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Six Months and Counting

 
At what point does a business cease to be a start-up organisation? We are still in our first year of existence and we have only been trading, in terms of recruiting staff and actively selling, for around six months. On the basis of time we are clearly still at the start-up phase....

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Posted: 07/08/14

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