SHB Hire acquired by Enterprise - Autonomous Group

Autonomous Logo

News & Deals

Month: March 2019

SHB Hire acquired by Enterprise


Enterprise Rent-A-Car have agreed a deal to buy vehicle hire and management company SHB Hire. As a result of this move, one of the largest businesses of its kind in the UK will be formed. SHB Hire will operate under the Enterprise Flex-E-Rent brand, which will have a fleet of over 45,000 vehicles. Read more […]

Bliss Hotels secures £15m funding package


Bliss Hotels has secured a £15m funding package. The money will be use dto rebrand, and refurbish a site in Southport. The Ramada Plaza Hotel will be the first site to take on the new brand. In addition, Bliss will bring the brand to other UK sites at a later date. Read more about this […]

PrettyLittleThing Manchester HQ plans revealed


Fashion retailer PrettyLittleThing has unveiled plans to take a vacant site in Manchester and transform it into its new headquarters. The site has been empty for almost 3 years, before which it was home to Springbank Flowers and Boohoo. Plans include a number of features to make an attractive workplace for PrettyLittleThing employees, including a […]

Daisy seals £1bn refinance


Telecommunications group Daisy have reached a £1bn refinance deal. The deal with Ares Management Corporation will result in further expansion as the Daisy invest in cloud services. In addition, the funding also allowed chairman Matthew Riley to buy out one of the minority investors. Read more about this story: Insider Media BusinessCloud Data Economy Keep […]

Experian drops ClearScore acquisition

Experian, the information services group, have dropped their planned acquisition of ClearScore. The proposed £275m move was first announced in March 2018. However, in November 2018, the CMA challenged the move, saying it would reduce competition. Experian abandoned their plans as a result of this report, stating that they did not believe their plans would […]

M&S and Ocado agree joint venture


Marks & Spencer have agreed a joint venture with Ocado to transform UK online grocery shopping. The move sees M&S acquire a 50% share in Ocado’s UK operations. The JV company will continue to trade under the Ocado name, and will combine the M&S range into Ocado’s existing range. Read more about this story: Insider […]

Autonomous Insider

Here you'll find latest news and deals from Autonomous



Land & Property
Mergers & Acquisitions


Autonomous Logo

Autonomous trust your experience with us will exceed, or has exceeded, your expectations.

“It is not necessary to do extraordinary things to get extraordinary results.” – Warren Buffett

Discover More

Contact Us

* Indicates required field

Select the service(s) required*

Due to the confidential nature of this information, you may wish to ensure that you provide an email address to which only you have access