Following the themes of recent weeks the big winner in the Motor Transport tracker is Hargreaves Group – even if the performance of its transport group is slightly off target. On Thursday 28 February Hargreaves Group published its interim results for the six months ended 30 November 2012. Within its overall performance it noted that transport turnover increased by £300,000 from £39.7m to £40m. However underlying operating profit decreased by £100,000 from £2.2m to £2.1m. Hargreaves noted that its tanker […]
Deutsche Post DHL’s purchase of UK Mail has completed, meaning the postal operator is now fully owned by the German company.
UK Mail has said that it saw a 6% increase in turnover in the first quarter of the year, with a strong performance across its parcels and mail divisions as well as an increase in its UK Pallets division.
Britvic has ended its distribution contract with Eddie Stobart, and Wincanton is understood to be handling movements from 1 April.