Hoyer Group has hailed its “highest turnover in its history” but conceeded challenges remain for its UK division. Ascribing the group’s success to a solid strategy, balanced portfolio and commitment to traditional family values, its UK Petrolog division had a tougher time than the group due to the “general economic climate and the structural changes which are affecting in particular the UK retail petroleum market”. The Hamburg-based group’s turnover for the 2013 business year was €1.09bn (£872m); up 5.1% on […]
A property revaluation was responsible for scuppering the bottom line at Bradford-based Expect Distribution in the year to the end of November 2012. It was enough to turn the previous year’s profit before tax of £432,500 into a loss of more than £943,700, despite a 14% rise in turnover from £15.8m to £18.1m.
Eurotunnel’s freight traffic volumes remained almost static in the Q3 2015, despite a summer of troubles in the port of Calais and further reports of “desperate” migrant activity in past days.