Cross-channel disruption and the migrant crisis, combined with bad debts arising from the steel crisis, saw Laser Transport International suffer a tough second half in 2015. Despite this, newly published accounts for the year to 31 December 2015, show pre-tax profit at the Hythe-Kent based company more than tripled in the period, up from £28,712 in 2014 to £108,697. Turnover was broadly flat year-on-year at £16.4m, with the company’s UK division contributing the lion’s share of revenue at £13.3m (2014: £12.7m). […]
Palletline has confirmed that its MD, Kevin Buchanan, has left the business.
Palletline has appointed former City Link regional network manager, Richard Gutsell, as its new head of hub operations.
Palletline, The Pallet Network (TPN) and Gazeley are set to exhibit at next month’s Multimodal for the first time, joining some of the UK’s largest operators.