The MT Top 100 largest operators in the UK run on an average margin of just 2.6%, and this comes after the industry became more profitable in 2012.In 2011, average return on sales was just 0.86% as operators struggled in a weak economy, but 2012 saw a major rebound. This has corresponded with an increase in average turnover across the top operators as the industry finds itself in a stronger position. DHL continued its reign as the largest operator, with […]
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