John Hackling profits up 173% despite dip in turnover


Profits at John Hackling Transport soared last year, its latest financial results revealed. The Gloucestershire warehousing and haulage contractor reported a 173% increase in pre-tax profit for the year ending 30 September 2020, to £562,000. Operating profit also increased, from £386,000 in 2019 to £705,000 during the period. Turnover fell slightly, by 2.9% to £16.9m. In a review of the business, the directors of the third generation, family-run business said it had performed in line with expectations during 2020 and […]