Turnover at AGRO Merchants Whitchurch, the new name for Grocontinental after it was bought by the Dutch group in 2017, grew by 3.4% last year – but it has raised concerns over Brexit. The multi-temperature warehousing and distribution company reported a turnover of £37.21m in the year ending 31 December 2018, which compares with £35.99m in the previous accounting period when pro rata’d. During 2018, it sold its main site at Whitchurch, which resulted in a profit on disposal of […]
Eddie Stobart has gone live with its Aggregate Industries contract, which the haulier won earlier this year from incumbent XPO Logistics.
Despite walking away from contracts and uncertain container volumes, Wincanton’s half year results recorded a 52% jump in pre-tax profit. Motortransport.co.uk talks to CEO Adrian Colman.
Grocontinental has opened a £6.5m chilled warehouse and taken delivery of 65 new trucks in response to increasing customer demand.