Turners (Soham) saw pre-tax profit and turnover increase last year due to rising fruit and vegetable volumes. Pre-tax profit rose 11% to £24.8m in the period between 4 January 2015 and 2 January 2016, up from £22.3m the previous year. Turnover increased to £247m from £238m, with the biggest contribution coming from its general haulage operation, which saw turnover grow to £62m from £50m. Turnover in its temperature controlled division was flat at £109m and revenue from its tanker division fell to £76m from £79m. […]
The sale of its Palletforce shares after the purchase of the pallet network last year by EmergeVest sent Farrall’s’ profit soaring in 2015.
TNT Express is to spend €185m (£145m) improving its European road network during the next four years as part of its strategy to move more by road.
Pollock (Scotrans) returned to the black last year after making a loss in 2015 following the collapse of one of its clients.