Next month we should expect to see full financial year results from Fowler-Welch parent company Dart Group. The only hint of the performance at Dart’s logistics arm came on 19 April when it said: “The business remains well placed for profitable growth.” Even the date in July of its full-year results remain as enigmatic as that statement… but there are some clues. The first is an easy one: on 22 November 2012 Dart said turnover for the six months ending […]
UK Mail saw a 25% year-on-year increase in daily parcels volume during the first quarter of this year, the post and parcel carrier has revealed.
The tale of Stobart’s ever falling share price. Two weeks ago, in the wake of Avril Palmer-Baunack’s unceremonious demotion, this column wrote about the woes of backing the Stobart horse. Even the gloss of a three-year deal with Tesco couldn’t reverse it’s fortunes (and given Tesco’s current performance there can’t be that much gloss). However the machinations of the Stobart board have continued to hurt its performance on the stock market.
UK Mail chief executive Guy Buswell (pictured) has stepped down with immediate effect, after the installation of incompatible parcel sorting technology at its purpose built new hub.