Turnover at delivery giant DPD Group UK passed through £1bn last year. The MT Award winner said it had continued to invest in its infrastructure and it was building larger distribution centres in order to offer the capacity demanded by customers. For the year ending 29 December 2019, the domestic and international parcel delivery company reported a 5.6% increase in turnover to £1.39bn, although pre-tax profits slipped by 3.8% to £158m. It said the largest share of its revenue came […]
MT Haulier of the Year 2014 Abbey Logistics Group has unveiled what it says is the safest powder tanker on the market.
Expansion into international distribution should add around £1m a year in turnover this year, Manchester-based operator AK Worthington (AKW) has predicted. Having started daily services to nine overseas countries with weekly services to eight more, contributed to a 5.9% rise in the year to 30 June 2012 in annual turnover to £10.66m (2011: £10.06m) AKW’s turnover in the year was also boosted by passing more business through haulage consortium Partnerlink, which it is a shareholder in. Although AKW’s profit before […]
The most fuel-efficient electric van is the Iveco Daily Electric, according to new research.