Boughey Distribution said it had a “positive” year in food distribution despite difficult conditions caused by supermarkets that are fighting for market share deflating prices. Turnover at the division of NWF Group for the year-ending 31 May rose to £37.2m, up from £36.4m in 2014, while operating profit in the division increased by 25% to £2.5m, compared to £2m in 2014. Last year it consolidated its operations into a single site at Wardle, Greater Manchester, meaning that it no longer […]
Turnover at Boughey Distribution fell during the first half of its current financial year, after the loss of a customer was not offset with enough new business. In a statement issued today by parent company NWF Group covering the six months ended 30 November 2012, it was revealed that turnover at Boughey Distribution fell 17.5% to £18.9m (2011/12: £22.9m). Boughey Distribution was hit particularly hard by the loss of a contract with AB World Foods in the period, which caused […]
When Kevin Buchanan announced he was leaving Palletline after seven years as MD, it was a surprise. When he was subsequently appointed group MD of fierce rival Pall-Ex, it was a shock.
The MT Tracker would like to pretend that it has delayed its posting by a day because it was waiting for Norbert Dentressangle to list on the NYSE Euronext stock exchange in London today (currently its market capitalisation stands at €615m – or £526.4m) but unfortunately it was the MT Awards yesterday and time just ran away…