Stobart Group is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE:STOB) and is a leader in the multimodal logistics, warehousing, and biomass fuel sectors as well as operating in the property development, port, airport and civil engineering sectors. It is one of the most recognised and strongest brands in Britain, best known for its iconic Eddie Stobart trucks. Today, Eddie Stobart is the name behind a road haulage fleet of some 2,500 trucks and over six million square feet of premium quality warehousing. By size, Eddie Stobart has the best vehicle utilisation in the industry, helping to maximise efficiency and environmental benefits.
The Group has pioneered several environmental initiatives within the industry such as modal shift from road to rail with the Stobart Rail low-carbon service that brings fresh produce into the UK from southern Europe via the Channel Tunnel. Stobart is also innovating with the creation of Stobart Biomass which reflects the Group's emphasis on sustainability. This positions the Group at the heart of the fast growing and transport intensive market for renewable energy.
Stobart Group employs 6,000 people at 50 sites, offering multimodal logistics solutions to customers across Europe through rail, ports, airports, estates, infrastructure, civil engineering and transport & distribution businesses. The Group is fast developing these divisions into industry leaders, and by developing assets such as London Southend Airport, Carlisle Lake District Airport and Mersey Multimodal Gateway in Widnes, is creating new business for the Group's core transport and logistics operations.