Nelson Distribution was profitable in its final year of trading before it became part of the Knights of Old Group, newly published accounts show. The Belper-based business, owned at the time by the Nelson family, recorded a profit for the period 1 April to 31 May 2016 of £462,130. The average number of employees in the period was 76. The accounts also showed that Kettering-based Knights of Old became the ultimate parent company of Nelson Distribution on 31 May 2016. […]
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