Cost control helps Pickfords move on to better profit


 

Removals firm Pickfords has more than doubled its pre-tax profit to £2m thanks to better control of fixed costs. Despite operating in an industry highly influenced by the UK housing market, as well as international moves, the latest results for Pickfords Move Management show profit increased by 111% for the year ending 30 September 2018, from the previous year’s £977,759. However, turnover fell £4.6m to £59.5m during the period. In a review of its business, Pickfords described the UK removals […]