Chilled logistics specialist NFT Distribution was back in the black before it was acquired by new owner EmergeVest earlier in the year, posting a pre-tax profit of £1.6m in the 12 months ending 31 March 2014. NFT had previously posted a loss of £5.8m, and turned around its profit performance in 2013/14 despite flat sales with turnover down slightly to £169.4m, compared to £169.7m in the preceding financial year. Chief executive David Frankish said in his statement: “Whilst the economic […]
Palletforce will begin work on a £20m “super hub” next to its existing Burton upon Trent site this year.
NFT Distribution has added 82 Renault Range T460 6×2 tractor units with sleeper cabs and 40 new Schmitz Cargobull tri-axle reefer trailers to its fleet in a bid to cut fuel use and emissions.
Former NFT Distribution sales and marketing manager Dale Fiddy has joined Fowler Welch as its strategic development director.