NWF Group – owner of grocery specialist Boughey Distribution – has reported trading is in line with expectations, with figures for the half year expected to be ahead of 2018. The specialist UK distributor of fuel, food and feed said that the recent completion of two acquisitions in its fuel network, Caldo Oils and Ron Darch & Sons, was in line with a strategy to expand its geographical footprint and grow market share. In a trading update it said these acquisitions are […]
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The success story of the first half of the year, without doubt, is UK Mail. It simply, absolutely, will not stop, moving parcels with volumes up 25% in the first quarter year-on-year. If you had bought a share in the firm in January, it would have set you back 365p (giving the firm a market capitalisation of £199m). If you would buy one today it is 580p (giving UK Mail a market cap of £319m). That’s a share price rise […]
Boughey Distribution said it had a “positive” year in food distribution despite difficult conditions caused by supermarkets that are fighting for market share deflating prices.