Start up problems with a “restaurant chain” contract played a “significant” role in a 95% plunge in DHL Supply Chain’s profit last year. According to the company’s latest annual results to 31 December 2018, pre-tax profit plummeted in the year to £3.9m – down from £79m the year before. In its strategic report to the results DHL Supply Chain, which is owned by Deutsche Post, said that “the business experienced a number of one off items in 2018, including issues […]
Fowler Welch saw turnover climb 6% to £178.7m in the year to 31 March, although annual profit was pegged back due to operational inefficiency at certain depots.
Arcese UK said it expects 2013 to remain as flat as 2012, despite posting a 77% increase in pre-tax profit in 2012.
Membership numbers and turnover increased at the FTA last year, but its pre-tax surplus fell.