West-Yorkshire haulier Bedfords saw a 67% year-on-year drop in pre-tax profit in its most recent financial year, despite a 6.2% rise in turnover. For the year-ending 30 September 2012 pre-tax profit at Bedfords Holdings – which comprises of transport arm Bedfords as well as Linq Alliance – fell to £300,597, from £929,391 in the previous financial year. Turnover rose slightly to £26.6m, from £25m a year ago. MD Steff Pfeadenhauer said he was not prepared to comment on the results […]
Palletforce will begin work on a £20m “super hub” next to its existing Burton upon Trent site this year.
Owens (Road Services) said investment in its depot network and a focus on steel transportation, helped boost its turnover and profit in its most recent financial year.
The continuing rise in internet shopping and an increase in the carriage of hi-tech and high-value goods helped members of the Association of Pallet Networks (APN) deliver a strong performance in 2015.