Premier Logistics (UK) was loss-making in the eight months to 31 December 2017 newly published accounts from the embattled group reveal. Earlier this month the firm’s MD Lee Christopher said the logistics group would bounce back after two disastrous acquisitions and the end of work with Pall-Ex which led to a £1m loss that triggered an emergency loan from its new pallet network. Since registering the loss in its previous reporting period (the 16 months to 30 April 2017), subsidiary […]
The industry has welcomed the prime minister’s pledge to look at finding a way to avoid any more fuel duty rises during the current parliament.
Turnover and profit at Welch’s Transport continued their upward trend last year, despite the Cambridgeshire haulier contending with a relocation and the driver shortage.
Maxi Haulage is on course to deliver “acceptable” profit levels this year after driver wage rises and a steep hike in shipping costs to Ireland saw the firm’s pre-tax profit take a 41% hit in 2017.