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 […]
Family-run John Jempson & Son added more than £1m to its turnover last year, thanks to a buoyant construction market in London.
Simon Gibson Transport enjoyed what it described as an “excellent trading year” in 2015, shortly before it was sold to GCA Europe SA.
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.