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 […]
Logistics giant orders 123 Petit Forestier trucks featuring Carrier Transicold refrigeration technology
Petit Forestier has supplied 123 rigid trucks to a major logistics customer, all featuring Carrier Transicold Syberia MT (multi-temperature) systems.
The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) is about to enter the final stage of its investigation into Mercedes-Benz and five vehicle dealerships over suspected breaches of the Competition Act in the distribution of commercial vehicles. The investigation, launched in 2010, relates to five separate alleged infringements between March 2007 and January 2010, each of them involving two or three dealers, and two of them also involving Mercedes-Benz. Apart from Mercedes UK parent Daimler UK, and ultimate parent Daimler AG, the […]
Yodel has missed its self-set target of delivering a first ever profit in its most recently completed financial year, according to newly published accounts.