C Butt Logistics has remained in profit for the second year running after turning its back on the retail logistics sector. Its latest annual results for the year to 27 April 2019 show that the Northampton–based haulier almost tripled pre-tax profit in the period to £81,701, up from £27,651 in 2018 and a loss of £461,654 in 2017. Turnover also rose in the period by 6% to £11.2m (2018: £10.6m). The company, which employs 113 staff, has depots in Northampton, […]
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