Owens Group is looking to buy a facility in Wrexham after its last financial year saw profit more than double. The group, which rebranded from Owens Road Services last year, saw a 107.5% increase in pre-tax profit for the year ending 30 June 2015 to £1.8m (2014: £884,000), which company secretary Robert Williams attributed to investments from previous years. “We had some exceptional items the previous year which made a bit of a dent in profits,” Williams explained, “but this […]
Clipper Logistics has enjoyed a successful first year listed on the London Stock Exchange, experiencing a leap in turnover and profit.
Crewe, Cheshire-based Brit European Transport made a dramatic return to profit during 2011, recording a pre-tax profit of £334,000 compared to pre-tax loss of £453,000 the previous year. Turnover in the year to 31 December rose 20% from £20m to £24m, all but £2m of which was generated in the UK. The firm, which specialises in car, CV, plant and equipment and lift truck transport, as well as bulk tanker work, said there had been “stability and in some cases […]