Fagan & Whalley has blamed the UK driver shortage for a near two-thirds fall in pre-tax profit. Reporting its annual accounts for the year ended 30 April 2015, the Meadway, Lancashire-based company’s results revealed that pre-tax profit fell 58% to £515,153 (2014: £1.2m). MD Stephen Fagan told Motortransport.co.uk that it had been “a tough year” for the company, which also has a site in Coventry. “We had a lot of issues because of the driver shortage, which led to a lot […]
Birmingham-based Corporate Solutions Logistics, which counts Lidl, household goods manufacturer Vax and Smurfit Kappa among its customers, has said it is on target to close its financial year with a turnover of £22m.
Wincanton has warned of “trading profit headwinds” that it experienced in April, May and June, but expects pre-tax profit to remain inline with expectations.