Grocery distribution and warehousing specialist Boughey Distribution is experiencing a surge in activity as customers make contingency plans in case of a no-deal Brexit. Providing an update today in parent group NWF’s half-year results to 30 November 2018, chairman Philip Acton said Boughey Distribution was experiencing high activity rates. He added this appeared to be being driven by customers “considering their options for storing additional stock as a contingency against a hard Brexit” and Boughey Distribution had benefitted from the […]
Boughey Distribution’s parent company NWF Group says trading for the year ended 31 May has been in line with expectations. However, its food division, which incorporates the activities of Boughey Distribution, has experienced a weaker second half, which NWF says reflects lower volumes stored in the business. Nevertheless, the division’s profit contribution is expected to be ahead of expectations when the full-year results are announced on 14 August. NWF’s fuel distribution business has suffered a “disappointing” year, which the group […]
UK logistics is pretty much a private, and foreign, affair. The operators sitting at the top of the MT Top 100 are German, Swiss, Dutch , French and American. Looking at UK-based firms, very few sit on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). The number of UK logistics firms turning to the City as a means of investment has dwindled, ever since the Malcolm Group withdrew its listing in 2005. Last month Autologic was struck of the list after fellow publicly-listed […]
Boughey Distribution has completed the transfer of customers from its Deeside warehouse to its facility in Wardle, Greater Manchester.