Bedfords “in good health” despite profit drop


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 […]