UK Mail has conceded that its pallet business suffered a tough year in the twelve months to 31 March 2013. In its pre-close trading statement last week, UK Mail said UK Pallets had “faced a difficult year”, and confirmed “revenues in our pallets business declined”. This comes despite the latest data from the Association of Pallet Networks, which has seven of the nine UK pallet networks in membership although not UK Pallets, recording that its members achieved a new volume […]
UK Mail’s forced move to new premises has had a disastrous short-term impact on the business with full-year profit now expected to be half that achieved last year, the company warned today.
The MT team is back in the podcast studio after a summer break, and if you’re ready for a hit of the latest news being dissected and discussed, the latest Motor Transport Podcast will not disappoint.
An operator has urged the industry to fight the increase in business rates after discovering he will face a £28,000 hike.