Two major business wins helped turnover at Norfolk haulier Jack Richards & Son increase by 13% last year. MD Peter Brown told Motortransport.co.uk that an increase in business and an improved economic outlook helped turnover at the company rise from £29.7m to £33.8m in the year to 31 May 2014. Documents filed at Companies House also revealed an 18% increase in pre-tax profit to £814,620 (2012/13: £687,377). Its margin, however, remained flat at 2.4%. “We had two big contract wins […]
Julian Maturi, the MD of Palletways when it was sold to its current owner James Wilson in 2004, has returned to the business as an executive director.
Ketra Logistics has acquired fellow Palletways member IEFS to expand its coverage in London.
Nelson Distribution was profitable in its final year of trading before it became part of the Knights of Old Group, newly published accounts show.