Meachers Global Logistics saw a reduction in turnover and profit last year. The Hampshire-based company recorded a 1.9% drop in sales, from £25.5m to £25m for the year ending 31 May 2016. Pre-tax profit slid 8.7% to £1.9m but the company said the “marginal reduction” was in line with expectations. In its business review, Meachers said its performance and position were satisfactory and it remained reasonably confident about the future. However, it highlighted a number of areas of potential concern […]
Pall-Ex Group has agreed a management buyout that will see founder, owner and chairwoman Hilary Devey step away from the day-to-day running of the business.
The reborn TruckPol intelligence service is gaining momentum and financial backing, according to National Business Crime Forum (NBCF) vice-chairwoman Jean Mountain. Mountain, who chaired a second meeting of the forum, which has resurrected TruckPol, told MT the Business Crime Intelligence Bureau, which works alongside the NBCF, had begun feeding information about freight crime through to the RHA as planned. The NBCF itself, meanwhile, is due to lobby MPs at the House of Commons on 22 November. The forum has attracted […]