Fred Sherwood & Sons (Transport) saw pre-tax profit fall 18% last year with turnover also declining by 5% in the period. Reporting its annual accounts for the year ended 31 March 2016, the company revealed that pre-tax profit had dropped to £1.3m (2015: £1.6m) while turnover had fallen to £36.7m on the previous year’s figure of £38.6m. Despite the fall in pre-tax profit and turnover, the directors’ report remained upbeat, stating that the firm had “traded successfully” in the period […]
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