AK Worthington’s fledgling international division is rapidly gaining momentum, with turnover expected to rise by 50% in the next 12 months, from about £1.2m to £1.8m. The Trafford Park, Manchester-based logistics firm entered the international domain two years ago, MD Julian Richards told MT. Richards said the initial strategy was to create a robust operation by recruiting a core staff of industry professionals, which stands at 10 employees, and spending time in Europe meeting the new business’s logistics partners. “It […]
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