RT Keedwell Holdings is looking to expand in the South East after pre-tax profit jumped by more than a quarter in 2015 boosted by a strong performance from its regional operations. Reporting its latest annual results to 31 October 2015, the group, which also includes, Ken Jones Transport (Goldcliff), K&J Logistics, RJ Jones (purchased in 2013), said pre-tax profit had risen 27% £1.9m (2014: £1.5m). Group turnover fell 15.1% in the period to £50.7m (2014: £58.8m) – although the company said this […]
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WH Malcolm saw profit and turnover dip last year, despite a “robust” performance from its logistics arm.