Goldstar Transport said the 17% increase in its pre-tax profits last year was down to winning additional business from its existing client base. The Felixstowe container haulier turned in a profit of £1.8m in the year ending 31 July 2014, with turnover increasing by almost 9% to £75.2m. Goldstar said the increase in turnover reflected the company boosting its average fleet size for the year, from 290 to 324 vehicles. Director Matthew Ashworth said it chose to purchase most of […]
Confidence among logistics operators in future business prospects has increased significantly in the past six months, according to the latest Logistics Confidence Index compiled for Barclays and Grant Thornton UK.
Elddis Transport’s focus on fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) has helped the family firm weather the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic and win new business, MD Nigel Cook told motortransport.co.uk this week.
Customers’ willingness to shake up the status quo will stand Wincanton in good stead whatever challenges lie ahead, according to its boss.