The acquisition of House of James by Potter Logistics last year has helped contribute to a 52% growth in turnover for the York-based firm. For the year-ending 30 April 2013 it posted a turnover of £22.8m (less contributions from its Chloros Environmental waste management joint venture) and a pre-tax profit of £1.1m. In the 12 months ending 30 April 2012 the group had a turnover of £15.1m and a pre-tax profit of £1m. Potter MD Matthew Lamb said that House […]
GeoPost has introduced a new brand for its international parcel delivery network, after a year of growth.
Wincanton is now a “very different organisation” to what it was a few years ago, as the company increased turnover, more-than doubled pre-tax and continued to reduce its net debt in financial year 2013.
Kuehne + Nagel felt the benefit of its acquisition of RH Freight last year as turnover in its road and rail division rose 18% during the first quarter of 2012. The logistics giant says that it made “good progress” in its European road freight operations with volumes up in its groupage and full and part loads businesses. EBITDA increased 7.7% in Q1, equating to a profit margin of 1.9% – “stable” year-on-year, according to the firm. Overall, including K+N air […]