Eddie Stobart Logistics saw its turnover and profit grow in its first full trading year under the majority ownership of private equity firm DouglasBay Capital, despite what it described as difficult trading conditions in its core markets. Filings made by Eddie Stobart Logistics show that for the year-ending 30 November 2015 the business posted a turnover of £496.5m, up 1.6% compared with £488.5m in the previous year – incorporating not just its UK activities, but those in Ireland and continental Europe. […]
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