Membership numbers and turnover increased at the FTA last year, but its pre-tax surplus fell. In its annual report for the year ended 31 December 2013, the FTA said its pre-tax surplus dropped 63% to £458,000 (2012: £1.25m). MD for membership and policy James Hookham told Motortransport.co.uk that this was partly down to a change in the way some of its services performed compared to previous years, some of which sold better than others. A reorganisation of its workforce, which […]
The acquisition of Framptons Transport Services by Gregory Distribution (Holdings) boosted the latter’s pre-tax profit by 25% in 2015.
Knights of Old Group has insisted it is on course to return to operating profitability this year after its latest results showed a £1.2m pre-tax loss.
Next-day deliveries are in danger of becoming a thing of the past unless certainty over the status of EU workers is provided by the government, the GMB union has claimed.