NWF Group – owner of grocery distribution specialist Boughey Distribution – has reported Q1 trading has been “marginally ahead of the same period last year with net debt reflecting the normal seasonal fluctuations”. Speaking at the group’s AGM, NWF chairman Philip Acton said fuels has traded ahead of the same period in 2018, with recent acquisitions performing as planned and integration progressing smoothly. “The business is continuing to invest in systems and people,” he added, “which will improve efficiencies and provide […]
NWF Group, parent of Boughey Distribution, has recruited Brendon Banner as its new group finance director. Banner, who will take up his role in early November, is currently group finance director at steel engineering and fabrication group William Hare. He replaces Jonathan Ford, who is leaving NWF at the end of September to take up the role of chief financial officer at HomeServe. Earlier this month NWF reported that Boughey Distribution has seen turnover fall by £2.2m after the loss […]
Boughey Distribution, the specialist food division of NWF Group, has renewed what it describes as a “significant contract” with Princes.
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 […]