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Dr Martin Read CBE has been appointed chairman of Wincanton with effect from 1 August.
C Butt saw both its pre-tax and turnover crash in its most recent financial year, after the loss of three major contracts.
As the UK inflation rate rose through the year to reach 3.1% in November, the highest in nearly six years, 2017 saw industrial unrest gather momentum in the logistics sector, as drivers demanded increased pay or bridled against company measures to cut costs.