Lloyd Fraser Holdings has delivered a mixed performance in what it described as a “very challenging” and price driven market. Reporting its annual results for the twelve months to 28 February 2018, the Rugby-based company revealed that its operating profit had risen by almost two thirds whilst its turnover had fallen by 26% in the period. The company’s turnover was £40.9m, a pro-rata fall of 26% when compared to turnover in the previous 18 month period, which stood at £83m. […]
A committed customer base and varied operations helped Kent-based R Swain & Sons grow both turnover and pre-tax profit last year.
Connect Group has seen its annual profit collapse by more than 200% after a calamitous period, which saw its one time star-performer Tuffnells lose its way and attempts to restructure the group hit the wall.
The acquisition of Framptons Transport Services by Gregory Distribution (Holdings) boosted the latter’s pre-tax profit by 25% in 2015.