C Butt Logistics turned a profit in its 2017/18 financial year for the first time since 2014, 12 months ahead of its self-predicted return to the black. The business suffered a 30% increase to its pre-tax loss in the year ended April 2017 to £461,654 (2016: £355,761). But joint MD Jonathan Butt told MT in February that the operator was on the up and up again, and predicted it would be turning a profit again come 2019. Today (23 July) […]
C Butt has made its largest pre-tax profit in five years, and is back in the black for the first time in three years.
Once again the UK’s nine pallet networks bucked the general trend within logistics in 2012, delivering another year of growth. While Greece teetered on the precipice, dragging the whole eurozone deeper into its protracted economic malaise, Europe remained the focal point for many of the UK’s networks looking for the next big thing. European market leader Palletways faces competition with Pall-Ex’s ambitious European plans remaining on course despite the economic headwinds from the Continent, and Palletforce finally revealing its hand […]
Bibby Distribution has moved into chilled and frozen logistics after securing a three-year contract with supermarket discounter Netto.