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 […]
UK Mail saw its highest ever daily volumes across its parcels and mail divisions in March, the firm reported in its pre-close trading update today (9 April), but would not reveal the actual numbers.
Stobart Group has reported a busy Christmas in its transport and distribution businesses, as EBIT (earnings before interest and tax) for the final four months of 2013 grew.
Hargreaves Services has warned that its transport division’s operating profit may fall by £500,000 this year due a decline in the coal, steel and construction markets.