Yodel has denied it may be up for sale, following reports that its owners the Barclay family were reviewing their entire stable of UK businesses. Press reports in October 2019 suggested that the owners of Shop Direct, The Telegraph, the Ritz hotel, as well as parcel delivery business Yodel, were considering offloading these companies and that financial advisers were preparing to value the portfolio. Read more Could Amazon make bid for Yodel? Yodel makes £112m annual loss, its largest to […]
Hertfordshire-based Carters Haulage entered administration after expanding from one lorry to 40 in just three years to service a blue chip client and then losing the business months later.
A harsh economic climate, growing costs and rising customer resistance to rates increases all left Gloucestershire-based haulier CM Downton struggling to raise its profit level significantly, despite a 13.8% increase in turnover in the year to the end of June 2012.
Pall-Ex UK saw its pre-tax profit jump more than 200% in 2016 after results from its management restructure and growing membership began to take hold.