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 […]
Turners (Soham) saw pre-tax profit and turnover increase last year due to rising fruit and vegetable volumes.
Plans to extend the island fuel rebate scheme have been announced by chief secretary to the Treasury, Danny Alexander.
UK Mail Group is expecting a 13% increase in turnover for the first half of this year, as it moves into a “challenging” 2013. Excluding Royal Mail price hikes that came into force on 2 April, the group is expecting a 10% increase in turnover on last year’s figures, as revealed in its pre-close trading statement published today (9 October). The firm stated that its performance in the first half of this year, ended 30 September, was “satisfactory” and in […]