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 […]
West-Yorkshire haulier Bedfords has taken delivery of 39 Euro-6 Iveco Stralis Hi-Way units, which are set to be joined by seven 18-tonne, and one 7.5 tonne, Eurocargo trucks.
Palletforce has bought another haulier with the purchase of QTR Transport near Newbury.
Palletforce is boosting its coverage of the south east of England with the addition of former Palletline member Tomsetts Distribution.