Increased volumes at Tuffnells Parcels Express and Pass My Parcel failed to offset falling newspaper and magazine sales in a recent trading update from Connect Group, which saw its turnover take a hit. Group turnover was down 3.5% in the 19 weeks ended 19 January 2018, reported in a gloomy update listing delayed contracts, declining sales and market uncertainty as reasons for a predicted drop in profitability this financial year. The group’s share price fell almost 30%, from 105p to […]
Connect Group’s Smiths News division has secured a new five year deal with magazine distributor Frontline, bringing further signs of an upturn in the group’s fortunes.
The MD of Tuffnells Parcels Express has said the company takes any instances of non-compliance with the drivers’ hours rules very seriously after three of its drivers admitted falsifying tachograph records.
Tuffnells Parcels Express MD Chris Ward is leaving the business following its integration within parent company Connect Group.