The combination of a full-year of contributions from Roadways Container Logistics (RCL), and “significant progress” in its distribution business saw turnover hit nearly £200m and pre-tax profit rise 75% at Maritime Transport. For the year-ending 27 December 2015 turnover at Maritime stood at £198.3m, up on £162.8m in the previous financial year. Pre-tax profit rose to £5.4m, compared to £3m. It is its fourteenth consecutive year of turnover growth, with the business virtually doubling in size in the past five […]
Maritime Transport wants to grow in the chilled distribution sector, after a successful start to its contract running Tesco’s Snodland DC contributed to a strong performance in 2017.
Maritime Transport has taken delivery of six Lawrence David curtain-sided trailers in Decathlon livery.
Maritime Transport has created two new director positions to handle distribution and container transport at the firm. Simon Smart and David Boomer, both previously operations directors at the firm, have become MD, container transport and MD, containers respectively. Maritime says the appointments were required to strengthen senior management at the firm and provide focus on two of its key areas of business. John Williams, group MD, says: “These promotions have been made to create the next generation of Managing Directors […]