Knights of Old Group has acquired AE Parker Warehousing and Distribution, increasing the group turnover to more than £50m. Located in Chichester on the south coast, AE Parker has been trading in haulage and storage for over 75 years. Its network covers the UK, with partners in Ireland and continental Europe. The enlarged group will have some 500 staff, 200 trucks, 225 trailers and 300,000 sq ft of warehousing. Parker will continue to trade under the AE Parker banner.