Pallet-Track said an initial impact on its sales volumes during the first two months of lockdown in March had been reversed and its activity levels were already exceeding original forecasts. The comment came in its financial results for the year ended 31 January 2020, which also revealed that the network increased revenues by 11.6% to £105.4m during the period. Pre-tax profit was down 31% to £3.5m. Hub revenue grew 5.7% during the year due to an increase in pallets being […]
A continued move from straight transport to logistics activities including warehousing, packing and freight forwarding helped Glasgow-based Gordon Leslie Group achieve a 20% rise in pre-tax profit in the year to 30 September 2012. Turnover in the year fell around 8% to £4.8m (2011: £5.2m), but profit before tax came in at just over £487,000 (2011: £405,000). MD Craig Leslie said the firm had made a “fairly conscious move” in the last two years to reduce its reliance on some […]
A rejig of government departments in Northern Ireland has seen the Driver and Vehicle Agency (DVA) brought within the remit of the Department for Infrastructure.
Kent operator Castledene Transport has left Pallet-Track after nine years to join rival network Palletline.