Challenging market conditions in the UK and Europe combined with the loss of a major fashion contract saw pre-tax losses widen and turnover fall at TNT UK last year. Its annual results for the year to 31 December 2014 showed a 2.4% drop in turn-over to £725m last year (2013: £742m). Pre-tax losses increased almost threefold to £18.6m (2013: £6.4m). The directors’ report attributed declines to depot changes as well as major roadworks close to its sorting hubs, which it […]
UK Mail has conceded that its pallet business suffered a tough year in the twelve months to 31 March 2013.
A property revaluation was responsible for scuppering the bottom line at Bradford-based Expect Distribution in the year to the end of November 2012. It was enough to turn the previous year’s profit before tax of £432,500 into a loss of more than £943,700, despite a 14% rise in turnover from £15.8m to £18.1m.
A Telford-based haulage firm has entered liquidation three months after it had its operator licence revoked at a public inquiry.