The acquisition of Framptons Transport Services by Gregory Distribution (Holdings) boosted the latter’s pre-tax profit by 25% in 2015. The group’s annual accounts for the year to 3 October 2015 show pre-tax profit rose to £6.1m from £4.9m in the previous year. Turnover increased by 13% from £146.3 to £165.3m in the period. Gregory Distribution, which has its headquarters in North Tawton in Devon, said as well as the boost from the purchase of Shepton Mallet-based Framptons, which contributed £781,000 […]
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More than one-third of transport and haulage businesses in the UK are at risk of collapse, according to insolvency trade body R3.
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