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 […]
Ministers have agreed to increase funding for HGV apprenticeships to £7,000, after the road haulage Trailblazer Group (TBG) rejected the previously announced level of £6,000.
DHL’s retail logistics arm DHL Supply Chain posted a rise in both turnover and pre-tax profit last year, while sister companies DHL Tradeteam and DHL Express (UK) saw declines.
Pollock (Scotrans) said enhanced customer relationships and new contracts helped it increase turnover by 4% last year.