Sheffield-based DBL Logistics has predicted a record £3.5m turnover in its next financial year, following its expansion into a brand-new 33,500ft² Tinsley Park site. Speaking to Motortranport.co.uk, the United Pallet Network (UPN) member revealed the business has been performing robustly in the past five years, with turnover up 38% cumulatively in the period. It had a turnover of £2.88m in the year ended 31 August 2013, and pre-tax profit of £205,000. In August it revealed a “seven figure” contract win […]
Hermes has revealed record results at its UK division, with revenue up 22% in 2011. The parcels company says this reinforces its position as the country’s second-largest home-delivery business. Revenue stood at €303m during 2011, up from €248m in the previous year. Hermes says its UK arm handled more than 140 million parcels during the year, as demand for its home delivery services increased with online retail sales. Carole Woodhead, chief executive at Hermes UK, says: “Our UK business has […]
Great Bear Distribution delivered a stellar performance in the final financial year before Culina Group bought it in March.
Yodel has missed its self-set target of delivering a first ever profit in its most recently completed financial year, according to newly published accounts.