Hoyer UK MD Mark Binns has said he is “confident” this year will be better than last after the firm reported widening losses for the 12 months to the end of December. Turnover at the bulk chemical and foods business slumped 11% during 2014 to just under £28.4m (2013: £31.9m) while pre-tax losses swelled over 50% to £2.2m (2013: £1.45m). Commenting on the performance of the firm, which runs artics for UK work and intermodal tank containers for its international […]
Abbey Logistics Group will close its general haulage and pallet network business to concentrate on the tanker business where it first made its name.
Turners (Soham) saw pre-tax profit and turnover increase last year due to rising fruit and vegetable volumes.
It has emerged that the Treasury’s plan to extend the existing island fuel rebate scheme to parts of mainland UK may not result in the same 5p/litre rebate enjoyed by those already in the scheme.