Cambridgeshire-based Knowles Transport slipped into the red after operational issues at its – at that point – newly opened Wisbech DC resulted in “significant costs”. The firm’s newly published annual results covering the year to 31 December 2017, reveal that that while turnover at the company rose to £30.4m (2016: £23.2m) in the period, it actually made a pre-tax loss of £4.4m. This compared with a profit of £2m in the previous year. In its strategic report to the accounts […]
Bridgend, South Wales-based John Raymond Transport saw an increase in both turnover and pre-tax profit last year.
Some of road transport’s biggest companies could face a hit to their cash flow after the chancellor signalled he was bringing forward corporation tax deadlines forward yesterday.
Family-run John Jempson & Son added more than £1m to its turnover last year, thanks to a buoyant construction market in London.