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 […]
Road transport rates have hardly moved over the last three years, provisional new data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has shown.
Eddie Stobart Logistics (ESL) is preparing to make redundancies across the group, motortransport.co.uk has learnt, with sources claiming around 100 jobs are at risk.
Cambridgeshire haulier Welch’s Transport has admitted its figures for April will be “a disaster” as it struggles with only 60-70% of normal volumes.