Suttons Group has said that its most recent financial year was one of ‘progress and challenges’, as it embedded its purchase of Imperial Tankers into its UK business. Turnover in continuing operations for the year-ending 30 April 2015 rose to £176.2m, from £146.5m in the previous year. Pre-tax profit however fell to £6.7m from £9.4m. Suttons said that the £26.9m turnover increase was primarily a result of its acquisitions. It bought Imperial Tankers, the bulk chemical transport arm of Hargreaves, […]
Suttons Group has announced the appointment of Gilles Letard as head of commercial, Europe & Americas. Letard was formerly commercial director in the road tanker division at Norbert Dentressangle. Commenting on the new appointment, Suttons Group MD Andrew Palmer said: “Gilles brings a wealth of commercial experience to this key role. “He has a strong track record of putting into practice high levels of compliance and safety in the area of specialist services and will greatly assist our growth in […]
Abbey Logistics has hired the former MD of Suttons Group ahead of the start of its major new contract with British Sugar.
Suttons Tankers, part of Suttons Group, said it is in its “best interests” to walk away from its eight-year relationship with British Sugar when its contract expires later this year.