Pollock (Scotrans) made a loss in 2015 after the collapse of paper maker Tullis Russell and ongoing integration of 2014 acquisition Gilbraith (TS) made for a “challenging year”. The Scottish firm saw its pre-tax profit fall 60% for the year ended 29 August 2015, to -£123,354 (2014: £306,021). The period saw the collapse of client Tullis Russell, which owed Pollock a total of £158,434 when it went into administration in 2015. Pollock operations director Mark Jackson said Pollock’s work for […]
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