Stobart Group has reported a “satisfactory” start to the year, despite low volumes from FMCG customers in its Eddie Stobart transport and distribution division. Its first quarter interim management statement today, covering the period from 1 March, the company said it expects volumes in the division to increase over the summer and expectations for the rest of the year “remain in line with forecast”. Tonnage in its Biomass division, as well as profit and turnover, was ahead of year-on-year expectations, […]
A lot has happened in the two weeks since the last MT Tracker, and today the government has revealed that it will begin selling shares in post and parcel operator Royal Mail within the next few weeks, adding another transport name to the companies listed on the London Stock Exchange.
Eddie Stobart has relaunched its Training Academy and Driving School, offering would-be new HGV drivers finance to help fund their licence acquisition and a guaranteed interview with Britain’s best-known haulier.
Wincanton has published details of its Britvic contract win, revealed by Motortransport.co.uk last month.