Maritime Transport posted its 13th consecutive year of turnover growth, before it incorporated contributions from Roadways Container Logistics (RCL) into its business. The Felixstowe-based container giant acquired Aegeus Transport – the holding company for RCL – for an undisclosed sum in August 2014 and was fully integrated at the end of the year However, for the year-ending 27 December 2014 turnover rose to £162.8m, compared to £133.6m in the previous year. Pre-tax profit also rose to £3m, compared to £2.8m […]
Roadways Container Logistics is to introduce Fargo Systems’ smartphone telematics software into its business, allowing employees to respond to changing delivery and planning requirements on the go. The five-year deal will see the Tops On the Go Android smartphone software put in the hands of employees working out of Roadways’ seven depots. Initially 50 units will be deployed, with full implementation during the first quarter of 2013 providing coverage across the business and the operator’s 300-strong vehicle fleet. Using the […]
APC Overnight has reported larger parcel volumes this year as well as a greater uplift on its busiest day, after seeing increases in both turnover and pre-tax profit last year.