Davies Turner & Co has increased turnover and pre-tax profits despite “tough trading conditions” last year, according to its latest annual results. Reporting its figures for the year ended 31 March 2018, the Coleshill-based company revealed a 12% rise in turnover to £132.9m (2017: £118.7m) and a 7% rise in pre-tax profits to £2.1m (2017: £2m). Davies Turner & Co, which is a subsidiary of Davies Turner Plc, specialises in freight forwarding, trailer services, ocean freight, warehousing, logistics and haulage. […]
Debts relating to road traffic accidents racked up by former drivers of a Birmingham contract haulier have been written off after it was concluded it would not be cost effective to track them down.
Close Brothers Asset Finance is heading to Freight in the City Expo this year to speak with operators looking to upgrade their fleets to meet clean air zone requirements.
“Urgent action needed to stop avalanche of redundancies and insolvencies,” warns head of Logistics UK
Logistics UK has warned the government it needs to act now to stimulate economic activity and restore consumer confidence amid claims the nation’s businesses are “stagnating” after two months of cautious re-opening following the pandemic.