APC Overnight has reported larger parcel volumes this year as well as a greater uplift on its busiest day, after seeing increases in both turnover and pre-tax profit last year. Finance director Mark Fletcher said a commitment to customer service and a “personal approach” to its deliveries contributed to a 35% jump in pre-tax profit for the year ended 31 March 2013, up to £6m (2011-12: £4.4m). The network, which opened its new hub in Cannock earlier this year, also […]
Leicester-based packaged chemicals logistics provider HW Coates Holdings has described its financial performance in the year to 31 December 2012 as “satisfactory” – despite raising its profit before tax by 34% over the previous year.
Wincanton has revealed a slew of new business wins and renewed contracts, but is continuing to see competitive pressure across many of is divisions as customers focus on their costs.
Cambridgeshire haulier Welch’s Transport has admitted its figures for April will be “a disaster” as it struggles with only 60-70% of normal volumes.