WH Malcolm saw profit and turnover dip last year, despite a “robust” performance from its logistics arm. The company’s latest annual results for the year to 31 January 2017 revealed a turnover of £200.1m compared with £207.2m the year before. Operating profit, before exceptional items relating to the firm’s pension scheme, amounted to just over £9.7m (2016: £10.4m). Pre-tax profit was £7.6m in the period, compared to a pre-tax profit of £17.2m in the prior year. 2016’s total was however […]
DHL’s retail logistics arm DHL Supply Chain posted a rise in both turnover and pre-tax profit last year, while sister companies DHL Tradeteam and DHL Express (UK) saw declines.
Tilbury, Essex-based logistics and freight forwarding firm Arcese UK has slumped into the red, but has vowed to increase both turnover and profit this year.
Royal Mail offset declining letter volume with its growing parcels operation in a year that saw it surpass the £10bn turnover mark for the first time, but saw pre-tax profit fall by more than a third (37%).