Removals firm Pickfords suffered a small decline in turn-over and profit in the last financial year but still managed to keep well ahead of its performance two years ago. In the year to the end of September 2015, turnover fell 3.75% to £67.2m (2014: £69.8m), while pre-tax profit was down 6.9% at £3.6m (£3.8m), leaving the firm with a margin of more than 5%. Last year’s results were, however, up 20% in terms of turnover and 141% in terms of […]
APC Overnight blamed changing types of freight for the dip in pre-tax profit that it saw in the last financial year.
The MD of Currie European has warned that customer rates must increase in 2014, to keep pace with the growing cost of running a haulage business.
Bartrums has posted a combined turnover of £26.7m for its road services and haulage and storage arms, down on the previous year’s results, but pre-tax profit showed an improvement.