Tag: Menzies

Hundreds of workers to strike at Heathrow Airport in run-up to World Cup

By James Sillars, sky.com Hundreds of workers at Heathrow will walk out in the run-up to the World Cup finals this month over demands for better pay. Unite said 700 staff, who are involved in ground-handling, airside transport and cargo and are employed by Dnata and Menzies at Heathrow, will s...

Heathrow braced for World Cup flight delays as Dnata and Menzies workers ballot for strikes over ‘cuts’

Heathrow Airport is facing severe disruption and delays beginning next month, November, as workers employed by Dnata and Menzies are balloted over pay. Ballot for strikes Over 700 workers, who are members of Unite, the UK’s leading union, are involved in the dispute, which has been prompted by o...

Agility completes £763 Million acquisition of Menzies Aviation

Agility completes £763 Million acquisition of Menzies Aviation

Agility, a supply chain services, infrastructure and innovation company, announced that it has finalized its acquisition of UK-based John Menzies PLC and will combine the business with its National Aviation Services (NAS) business to create a world leader in aviation services in 58 countries. Onc...

Recommended cash offer for John Menzies by Agility

Recommended cash offer for John Menzies by Agility

The boards of Agility Public Warehousing Company K.S.C.P. (Agility) and one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries, and the board of John Menzies PLC (Menzies) have today announced that they have reached agreement on the terms of a recommended cash offer to acquire 100% of the ordinary shares in Menzies a...

Menzies Aviation secures significant air cargo and ground services contracts across Australia and New Zealand

Menzies Aviation, the global aviation logistics specialist, has renewed and won several key contracts with airlines across Australia and New Zealand including China Airlines, Fiji Airways, Virgin Australia, Thai Airways and Air Calin. Menzies has renewed its ground services contract with China Ai...

John Menzies Shares Jump on Potential Increased NAS Offer

By Ian Walker, wsj.com Shares of John Menzies PLC leapt on Thursday after National Aviation Services said that it has agreed to buy shares in the U.K. aviation-services group at 605 pence each, and that any firm offer would be at no less than that price. The indicated offer price, which is an ...

Menzies Aviation and Plaza Premium Group team to expand their airport lounge networks

Menzies Aviation, the global aviation logistics specialist, today announces its global partnership with Plaza Premium Group (PPG), the pioneer and industry leader in innovating global airport hospitality services. Menzies and PPG will be joining forces to expand their airport lounge networks as well...

Menzies Aviation aims to be carbon neutral by 2033

Menzies Aviation has committed to making its operations 100 per cent carbon neutral by the company’s 200th anniversary in 2033. The aviation services company will cut its emissions through investing in electric ground support equipment (GSE) and implementing other operational efficiencies, whil...

Menzies wins Qantas and Jetstar contracts in Australia

Menzies Aviation, the global aviation services specialist, announces contract wins for its ground services business with Qantas Airways, Australia’s flag carrier and largest airline, at Perth, Brisbane, Cairns and Darwin. As of this week, Menzies has commenced transition of operations at both P...

Menzies Aviation Renews Partnership with Finnair

Menzies Aviation Renews Partnership with Finnair

Menzies Aviation signed (19-Jan-2021) a three year extension on its passenger and ground handling and deicing contract with Finnair. This contract further solidifies Menzies’ presence in the Scandinavian market and its long-established relationship with Finnair, which spans several airports...

John Menzies chairman buys 1.2m shares in firm for £4.74m

John Menzies chairman buys 1.2m shares in firm for £4.74m

John Menzies chairman Phillip Joeinig has bought 1.2 million shares in the firm at 390.3p. The firm’s shares were flat at 395p on Wednesday after the update posted with the London Stock Exchange. The Edinburgh-based firm saw its shares fall by around 40 per cent in the 13 months since the d...

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