John Jempson and Son saw profit more than double in 2015 boosted by the sale of its Palletforce shares. Palletforce was acquired by EmergeVest in a £30m deal last August, which saw the pallet network’s haulier members sell their shares as part of the change in ownership. John Jempson’s annual results to 31 December 2015 show pre-tax profit up to £679,475 in 2015 (2014: £300,261). This was after an injection of £356,040 into the company’s coffers after it sold its Palletforce […]
This year’s most read was dominated by the sad demise of national haulier Canute, which never recovered from the end of its long-term contract with retailer Wilko last year.
Wolverhampton-based pallet network Pallet-Track has said its new international service in partnership with Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK will begin operating next Monday (13 April).