Welch’s Transport saw profit fall in a year with an “uncomfortably high” turnover in operational staff, according to the firm’s latest annual results. The Cambridgeshire haulier’s newly published accounts for the year to 31 December 2016 reveal that whilst turnover rose by 6.3% to £13.4m (2015: £12.6m), pre-tax profit was 4.5% lower at £158,527 (2015: £166,078) The results show that road haulage and warehousing delivered the lion’s share of the turnover, with the firm’s garage operation, crane hire and furniture […]
John Jempson and Son saw profit more than double in 2015 boosted by the sale of its Palletforce shares.
DX Group made a pre-tax loss of more than £80m in the year ended 30 June 2017.
Felixstowe-based haulier James Kemball’s investment in additional fleet appears to have paid off with a 9% rise in turnover and 32% jump in pre-tax profit.