ACS&T said squeezed rates and higher subcontracting costs in its transport operations were the main reasons for a fall in operating profit during 2014, despite a boost in turnover. Results for the year ended 27 December 2014, show an operating profit before exceptional costs of £500,000 (2013: £1.2m). Turnover rose 4% from £20.5m to £21.3m in the period. MD Malcolm Johnstone said the results were in line with company expectations given the competitive environment in which the business operates. He […]
ACS&T has added 15 15.65m refrigerated longer semi-trailers to its fleet, following a successful trial with customer McCain.
Bedfords Group has won a five-year contract extension with Associated Newspapers, covering distribution of the Daily Mail and The Mail on Sunday.
ACS&T has won a five-year contract with Easibake Foods for distributing its frozen bakery products to fast food stores and supermarkets across the UK.