Bartrums has reported a combined turnover of more than £28m for 2016, with strong growth in its road services arm. Newly published accounts show that for the year ending 31 December 2016, the Eye, Suffolk-based company posted a turnover of £19.6m in its haulage and storage division, 3.7% higher than in the previous year. Pre-tax profit increased by 16.6% to £702,000. Its road services business increased sales by almost 13% to £8.8m, although pre-tax profits reduced by a fifth to £962,000. […]
Steve Porter Transport enjoyed a busy summer, with a jump in drop-trailer movements during the period.
Fowler Welch is on course to achieve a stronger set of financial figures this year than last, the chief executive of its parent company has told MT.co.uk. Dart Group’s Philip Meeson said despite tough prevailing economic conditions, Fowler Welch continues to grow its business and prove that its service levels are attractive to customers. “We’re gaining more business and we’re very satisfied with the progress that is being made and the support we get from our customers,” said Meeson. “The […]
Suckling Transport said business had been “encouraging” last year, with profit and turnover up 49% and 43% respectively.