Suckling Transport said business had been “encouraging” last year, with profit and turnover up 49% and 43% respectively. Following a relocation of its head office in May 2014 after a change of ownership the previous year, the Laindon, Essex-based haulage contractor made sales of £19.4m during the year to 31 December 2013 and a pre-tax profit of £1.2m. In the previous year – a nine-month reporting period – turnover was £13.6m with pre-tax profit of £807,392. In its latest report […]
Wincanton has revealed a slew of new business wins and renewed contracts, but is continuing to see competitive pressure across many of is divisions as customers focus on their costs.
Arcese UK reported a £2.9m increase in turnover last year, but profit slid further into the red, with the firm making a £939,000 pre-tax loss “due to increasing business costs”.
Allport Cargo Services has sold its Specialist Services division to Bishopsgate Specialist Installations, Motortransport.co.uk can reveal.