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 […]
Fortec and Palletways have recruited new members in a bid to strengthen their regional presences in a recovering economy.
Palletline has completed its new-look management team with the appointment of an operations director.
Thames Valley Police are investigating an accident in which a lorry driver employed by Palletways member Reason Transport was crushed to death whilst unloading a palletised delivery in High Wycombe.