The volume of parcels being handled by UK Mail has surpassed its current operational capacity. In its pre-close trading update for the financial year ended 31 March 2015, UK Mail said the final quarter saw a 12% increase in parcel volume on the same period of the previous year. The spike, it said, is in part as a result of competitor City Link entering administration in December 2014. UK Mail said its operating costs had been higher than expected as […]
C Butt left Pall-Ex more than a year ago – just six months after joining – because its first foray into a pallet network failed to live up to its expectations, Motortransport.co.uk has learnt.
Advanced Processing, which trades as Advanced Supply Chain, took another step towards its target of £100m turnover by 2016, after a revealing a 57% rise in its most recent financial year. For the 12 months ending 30 June 2012 turnover rose to £28m, from £17.5m in the previous 12 month period. The garment processing specialist also increased its profitability, revealing a pre-tax profit of £1.1m compared to £508,333. In setting its £100m target for 2016, the Bradford-based operator has stated […]
Bath hauliers whose businesses suffer from the introduction of the city’s clean air zone (CAZ) next year will be able to apply to Shire Leasing for financial assistance.