Following the millennium, Menzies acquired the global airport ground handling operations of Ogden Aviation Services.
Following the acquisition of AJG Parcels, our Inverness depot became the first facility to offer daytime overnight distribution services and parcel sortation and delivery.
In 2017 John Menzies plc announced the acquisition of Aircraft Service International Group (ASIG); a leading independent aviation ground service provider with operations at more than 80 airports worldwide.
In 2018 John Menzies plc announced the proposed acquisition of Airline Services Limited (“Airline Services”), an Aircraft De-icing specialist providing De-icing and Aircraft Presentation services at 12 UK airports to over 60 airlines.
On 26 July 2018, the Board of John Menzies plc announced that it had entered into a conditional agreement to sell the entire issued share capital of Menzies Distribution Limited to investment funds managed by Endless LLP. The Disposal was approved by the Company's shareholders at general meetings held in August 2018 and completed 5 September 2018.
Today we are a pure-play aviation business, operating in over 30 countries and employing over 30,000 members of staff.
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