John Mitchell feels the benefit of tough rates stance


The managing director of John Mitchell (Grangemouth) said an increase in turnover and profit at the company was down to being tough with customers who wouldn’t move on rates. The haulage and warehousing firm saw an 8.5% increase in turnover for the year ending 31 March 2013, to almost £13m. Pre-tax profit more than doubled to £392,000 compared with the previous year. MD Iain Mitchell said: “The hardest bit for any business is making the tough, difficult decisions. We have […]