Norbert Dentressangle has reported a 9.1% increase in pre-tax profit on the back of an 8.5% increase in annual turnover for 2012. Group earnings before interest, tax and amortisation (EBITA) came to €142m (£122m) during the year on turnover of €3.8bn. Turnover from transport came to €2bn (up 3.7%), the logistics division generated €1.78bn (up 12.2%), and freight forwarding brought in €143m (up 67%). In terms of operating profit, however, the transport division enjoyed a 27% rise while the logistics […]
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In April US 3PL XPO Logistics surprised the European logistics market with an unsolicited €3.24bn (£2.3bn) offer for French giant Norbert Dentressangle (ND).