Reed Boardall Group has attributed a huge fall in profit in the year to 31 March 2017 to rising costs driven by an “exceptionally busy” Christmas. Reporting its annual results, the Yorkshire-based cold storage and transport firm saw a 6.9% fall in turnover to £60.2m (2016: £64.3m). Pre-tax profit plunged 80% to £840,646 (2016: £4.2m). In its strategic report to the annual results, the group said the decrease in turnover was also due to “changes in the customer base compared […]
Reed Boardall has seen “strong demand” for its services during the pandemic and is confident that demand will continue through 2021.
Temperature-controlled operator Reed Boardall has bought 50 new Volvo FH tractor units, bringing its fleet to 230 vehicles all under three years old.