DX Group’s new management team said last week that its turnaround strategy was gathering pace at the embattled business. With a pre-tax loss before exceptional items of £9m (2016: £500,000 loss) and a cash call for £4m from investors to allow it to deliver its vision for the reborn group, its clear there’s no time to dawdle. Under CEO Lloyd Dunn, DX is placing its hopes for a comeback on empowering its managers, expanding its network and separating its freight […]
Now part of the Connect Group, Tuffnells is packaged better than ever. We spoke to MD Chris Ward to find out why.
Ambitious Bradford-based operator Advanced Supply Chain has launched a consultancy service offering logistics advice to SMEs. The operator, which has predicted a turnover of £100m within five years, is targeting the new Consultancy Plus service at smaller businesses. The first company to benefit from the new service, Lancashire-based soft furnishings supplier J Rosenthal & Son, has already made improvements to operational management, staffing, strategic thinking and recruitment. Mike Danby, chief executive at Advanced Supply Chain, said: “We decided to bring […]
Grocontinental increased pre-tax profit by almost 13% to £5.2m just before being snapped up by Dutch firm AGRO Merchants Group.