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3m milestone for Driver Hire offices

Aberdeen, which is owned by Grant Wilson, is also marking its 20th year in business. A new all-time turnover record is a great way to do it. “We’ve enjoyed an exceptional year’s trading, 24% up on last year,” says Grant. “Our wide business mix – as well as drivers we also supply workers to oil and related industries – coupled with an improving economic outlook, has helped us to a record year.”

Meanwhile, Enfield also has plenty to celebrate. Owner Manjit Singh and his team have had the &pound3m milestone in their sights for some time, so finally getting past it has been very satisfying for all concerned – a real team effort. “I thought last year was a good one, but we’ve added another 40% to our turnover this year.”

Chris Chidley, Driver Hire’s Chief Executive added, “My congratulations go to both these offices. Reaching that level of turnover is a significant achievement and comes down to their hard work and commitment. It’s indicative of success in the wider Driver Hire network, where franchisees continue to prosper. In the financial year ended April 2015 our network overall increased turnover by 20% to &pound94m, the highest in its 30 year history. We have 35 offices with annual turnover in excess of &pound1m and at least 45 offices will increase their turnover by 25% or more.” 


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