A revival in activity within the construction sector helped ET Holdings more than treble profit before tax in the year to the end of March 2014, from £192,000 to just under £760,000. Turnover in the group, which includes hauliers Evans Transport and Seymour Transport as well as commercial vehicle workshop operation Trident Commercials, rose from £20m to £21.5m in the same period. In the parent company’s latest annual accounts, the firm’s directors said the combined effects of general economic improvement, […]
Challenging market conditions in the UK and Europe combined with the loss of a major fashion contract saw pre-tax losses widen and turnover fall at TNT UK last year.
GeoPost UK, comprising of DPD and Interlink, showed robust financial health in 2013 with significant increases in turnover and pre-tax profit.
Kuehne + Nagel’s road and rail logistics division saw volumes fall in the third quarter due to seasonality and the tough economic conditions affecting Europe, dragging down its nine month performance. It meant EBITDA was 9.6% down on the same period of last year for the first nine months of 2012 at CHF 28m (£18.7m). Despite this, invoiced turnover increased 6.9% to CHF 235m. EBITDA within its contract logistics division in the nine-month period was flat year-on-year at CHF 115m, […]