EV Downton, formerly known as CM Downton, saw losses deepen to £3.7m in 2020 as the company battled with the impact of Covid-19 pandemic lockdowns, according to its latest financial results. The Gloucestershire-based haulier, which is part of EV Cargo, employs 1,345 staff and has operating licences for a fleet of 744 trucks and 1,451 trailers. The company’s results to 31 December 2020 reveal that it delivered £105.4m in revenue over the period, compared to a turnover of £56.4m in […]
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Controlled temperature specialist Langdons saw a 13.7% increase in turnover as it felt the benefit of a £9m investment it its Redditch depot. For the year ending 31 December 2011 turnover at Langdons Industries was £67.5m (2010: £59.4m), while pre-tax profit rose to £2.7m from £2.1m in the previous 12 month period. Arran Osman, MD at Langdons, says that return on sales has “settled back to expected levels based on performance in 2009” as “profit in 2010 had been significantly […]
Bartrums has reported a combined turnover of more than £28m for 2016, with strong growth in its road services arm.