A decision to refocus the business in 2017 has put RT Keedwell Holdings in a stronger position to weather the Covid-19 pandemic, MD Jon White told motortransport.co.uk this week. The Highbridge, Somerset-based based haulage company, which specialises in the construction and infrastructure, general haulage and packaging sectors, operates a fleet of 425 vehicles and employs 550 staff, including 450 drivers. It has 11 depots, with seven in England, one in Wales and three in Scotland. In its latest annual results […]
Boughey Distribution parent NWF Group saw turnover at the division drop 14.2% last year and operating profit halved, due to difficult market conditions and poor consumer spending in supermarkets.
UK Mail’s forced move to new premises has had a disastrous short-term impact on the business with full-year profit now expected to be half that achieved last year, the company warned today.
An “infrastructure revolution” has been announced by Chancellor Sajid Javid in the government’s spending review, with investment in roads and motorways.