Croydon-based PF Whitehead Transport Services increased profits by 2.6% last year on revenues that remained broadly static. The storage, distribution and haulage contractor reported a pre-tax profit of £712,229 for the year ending 31 July 2019, up from £694,030 the year before. Turnover was £8.23m, compared with £8.28m in 2018. The 50-year-old business operates more than 50 vehicles out of three depots in Croydon and Chatham and holds an international licence for transport throughout Europe. It has over 500,000 sq […]
Scania (Great Britain) has ended its hunt to replace MD Martin Hay, who announced his early retirement in February this year.
A committed customer base and varied operations helped Kent-based R Swain & Sons grow both turnover and pre-tax profit last year.