Losses deepen at Currie Solutions in the face of Amazon cuts, “fierce” competition and driver shortages

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Amazon’s drive to use “cheaper hauliers” combined with “fierce” competition, tight margins and the driver shortage have seen Currie Solutions’ pre-tax losses almost quadruple. However, managing director Stephen Turner remained upbeat this week, insisting that the Dumfries-based haulage firm is going through a period of transition as it expands and develops its services, following the company’s MBO in January this year. Reporting its latest annual results to 31 December 2018, the haulier revealed a fall in turnover to £39.4m (2017: […]