Temperature-controlled operator ACS&T has said that making its operation and facilities some of the “best in the business” led to improvement in profit last year. Pre-tax profit was £1.1m in 2013, from £651,000 in 2012. Turnover for the year ended December 2013 was £20.5m, flat on 2012’s £20.47m. MD Malcolm Johnstone said the Grimsby-based firm had made considerable capital investment during the year in IT, property and its fleet – all made using cash reserves rather than loans. It was […]
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