19 May 2007

Plaxton bought out

Three of the best known names in the British industry – Alexander, Dennis and Plaxton – joined forces this week to establish a powerful new force in the bus and coach sector.

The acquisition of Plaxton Holdings Limited by Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) creates Britain’s biggest bus and coach manufacturing operation and is designed to consolidate the market-leading status of both companies in the UK - and to provide a platform for entry into new European and global markets.

More here: http://www.alexander-dennis.co.uk/news/company_stories/news_story23.html