Knights of Old has come out fighting after landing a major new contract and vowing to overcome a difficult period that saw it record a “substantial” operating loss of £2.7m. The Kettering-based group’s latest accounts for the year to 31 May 2017 reveal a bruising period in which it restructured its finance team and replaced senior personnel within it. In the strategic report to the accounts, the business describes “a material misstatement of information presented to the board during the […]
Goldstar Transport said the 17% increase in its pre-tax profits last year was down to winning additional business from its existing client base.
Partnerlink, the haulage consortium that counts Knights of Old, AK Worthington, Viamaster Transport and David Hathaway Transport as members, has launched a European service. The 18-strong UK consortium, which also features Owens Road Services, John G Russell and R Swain & Sons on its roster, is now offering services between the UK and France, Germany, Holland, Belgium and Italy, having teamed up with six partners on the Continent. MT can reveal three of the European service partners are TSA (France), […]
Scottish multimodal operator John G Russell boosted pre-tax profit by 8% last year despite suffering from floods, sluggish rates and disruption on cross-channel routes.