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, […]
More than 400 Argos employees have gone on strike over the proposed transfer of almost 100 drivers to Eddie Stobart Logistics.
Unite members at Eddie Stobart Logistics’ (ESL) Walkers Snacks Food contract are to strike over the operator’s failure to honour an existing industrial agreement.
A combination of winning and retaining business and improving efficiency helped turnover and pre-tax profit at Wincanton grow in the first half of this year.