George Allinson (Transport) in Darlington increased revenues by 8.4% last year, thanks mainly to an increase in warehouse income. The haulier, which was established in 1955 and offers a range of logistics and warehousing services, reported sales of £14m for the year ending 31 August 2019 and also increased pre-tax profits by almost 40%, to £2.8m. It said administrative wages and salaries expenditure had dropped by almost £140,000 during the period and that combined with the increase in warehouse income […]
Wincanton has won a multi-million pound, five-year contract to set up and run a new DC in London for supermarket giant Morrisons. The deal will see Wincanton handle transport and warehousing for Morrisons from a 100,000sq-ft cross-dock facility to open in Feltham, west London early next year. The Feltham DC will be Morrisons’ first in London to be dedicated to serving its “M Local” convenience stores. It recently announced plans to open 20 new M Local stores across the UK […]
Advanced Processing, which trades as Advanced Supply Chain, took another step towards its target of £100m turnover by 2016, after a revealing a 57% rise in its most recent financial year. For the 12 months ending 30 June 2012 turnover rose to £28m, from £17.5m in the previous 12 month period. The garment processing specialist also increased its profitability, revealing a pre-tax profit of £1.1m compared to £508,333. In setting its £100m target for 2016, the Bradford-based operator has stated […]
Whistl has confirmed that it will be ending its final mile delivery service, which it suspended last month.