NFT Distribution recorded its highest-ever annual turnover in the year to March 2017, with a more than 27% increase to £202m. It also essentially halved its pre-tax loss, which was £9.5m (2016: £18.3m). NFT chief financial officer Jay Edwards said the integration of NR Evans – purchased in 2016 – had broadened its offer and led to a recent deal outside its traditional grocery market. A three-year renewal with Asda and the recent achievement of Aldi preferred platform status will […]
NFT Distribution has acquired Carmarthenshire-based NR Evans in a deal that values the temperature controlled specialist at approximately £20m.
Tesco will offer customers a same-day online grocery delivery service across the UK by the end of August.
AKW Group saw its annual pre-tax profit climb by more than 60%, despite a £600,000 write off, after it delivered better-than-expected sales at its transport, warehousing and contract packaging businesses.