WH Malcolm saw both turnover and profit climb in its most recent financial year. The Linwood-based logistics and construction services group, saw turnover in the year to 31 January 2015 rise 11.2% to £199.9m (2014: £179.7m). Trading profit, before asset gain, increased 11% to £7.1m (2014: £6.4m), which the multi-modal operator described as a good performance given the relatively low growth being experienced in the wider UK economy. Andrew Malcolm, group chief executive, said: “Activity levels in the current year […]
Cambridgeshire haulier Bretts Transport said it had remained largely unaffected by both Brexit and the pandemic, as it reported an increase in turnover of 1.4% on an annualised basis.
The sale of its Palletforce shares after the purchase of the pallet network last year by EmergeVest sent Farrall’s’ profit soaring in 2015.
Hargreaves Services is to “ration” expenditure in its logistics division after it suffered a 91% fall in operating profit last year due to competitive pressure.