Jack Richards & Son increased turnover by 17% last year after benefitting from “a benign market”, according to its MD. However, pre-tax profit at the Norfolk haulier fell from £1.2m to £988,000 in the year ending 31 May 2018. It blamed this on an increase in administrative expenses. The Fakenham-based company boosted turnover to £53.7m, an increase of £7.8m on the previous year. In a statement within the latest financial results, MD Peter Brown said: “Net cash generated from operating activities […]
Jack Richards & Son is tackling the driver shortage head on and offering category C drivers in Cheshire the opportunity to gain their C+E licence at weekends.
Pall-Ex has struck a deal with UK Mail Group to become the network of choice for UK Pallets customers, following the news yesterday that UK Pallets is to close.
A range of the transport sector’s leading operators have given an optimistic trading forecast for the rest of 2021 and beyond, with many continuing to report soaring volumes.