Stewart Oades to be next John Good chairman

Hull-based family-owned logistics and shipping company John Good Group has appointed Stewart Oades deputy chairman as part of its long-term succession plan. Over the next 12 months, he will work closely with the chairman, John Rutherford, and managing director, Alan Platt before taking over as group chairman in May 2018 John Good has 16 locations including Hull, Felixstowe, London Gateway and Manchester and has recently opened offices in Liverpool, Bradford, Plymouth, ... [+]

Long march

Shipping and logistics company the John Good Group is marking its 180th anniversary with a sponsored walk between Liverpool and Hull to raise funds for the RNLI. The walk, which starts from Liverpool's Albert Dock on 6 July, will connect two of the country’s major shipping hubs a distance of – ... [+]

Good for another 180 years

Hull-based  has achieved a milestone even an industry of long histories – it has been in business for 180 years. It all started with a small ship chandlers store on Salthouse Lane in Hull. The business was started by John Good in 1833 when he returned to England following a stint ... [+]

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