Despite turnover rising by almost half in 2017 Simon Gibson Transport saw its profit fall for the third consecutive year as the firm continued to invest “heavily” in its fleet. Reporting its latest annual results for the year to 31 December 2017, the East Yorkshire-based bulk powder transport company revealed a £7.1m investment in a “high profile” fleet of trucks. The firm said the fleet investment was “imperative” to maintain customer service levels. The company which is based in Goole […]
Royal Mail has said it delivered a “resilient performance in challenging markets” despite its group profit falling by a third in the last year.
The road transport sector saw a significant leap in both the money it is owed by creditors and what it owes to suppliers and contractors during the first quarter of the year, new data from Creditsafe shows.