Clipper Logistics has more than doubled its pre-tax profit in the first half of the financial year, as it felt the benefit of a multitude of contract wins. The Leeds-based operator saw its pre-tax profit rise 53% in the six months ended 31 October 2015 to £5.5m (2014: £3.6m); turnover grow 27% to £141.5m (2014: £111.6m). The company said its financial performance was particularly strong because additional revenue from the flurry of new contracts it signed over the course of […]
Expansion into international distribution should add around £1m a year in turnover this year, Manchester-based operator AK Worthington (AKW) has predicted. Having started daily services to nine overseas countries with weekly services to eight more, contributed to a 5.9% rise in the year to 30 June 2012 in annual turnover to £10.66m (2011: £10.06m) AKW’s turnover in the year was also boosted by passing more business through haulage consortium Partnerlink, which it is a shareholder in. Although AKW’s profit before […]
UK Mail has conceded that its pallet business suffered a tough year in the twelve months to 31 March 2013.
Turners (Soham) saw pre-tax profit and turnover increase last year due to rising fruit and vegetable volumes.