NFT Distribution recorded a pre-tax loss in the 12 months to 2 April 2016 after exceptional costs of £7.1m, although the operator said it was now well placed to prosper. The bulk of the costs related to a “major incident” that saw the M1 closed for 18 hours on 2 December 2015 and the start of a new client contract at Daventry. “These costs are provided for in full but are still the subject of detailed negotiations, which precludes us […]
John Hackling (Transport) saw pre-tax profit fall 45% last year, according to its latest annual results.
A committed customer base and varied operations helped Kent-based R Swain & Sons grow both turnover and pre-tax profit last year.
Rising demand for warehouse space and a welter of contract wins helped boost Howard Tenens’ group turnover from £57.1m to £64.7m in the year to 30 September 2014.