Ex-employees of defunct business Innovate Logistics will receive surprise payments three years after the business was dissolved, after the administrators applied for a £470,000 rates rebate. Harry Yearsley is also in line for a payment after it helped pay staff wages at the time of Innovate’s administration more than six years ago. A spokeswoman for insolvency practitioners BDO LLP said it had been unaware at the time of the chilled logistics firm’s collapse of the possibility of a rates refund […]
C&H (Hauliers) has been acquired by CM Downton in a deal that creates a £114m a year turnover haulage group.
Norbert Dentressangle’s five-year, £100m contract with Comet is in the hands of administrator Deloitte following the biggest high street collapse since Woolworths in 2008. Wincanton, Comet’s previous logistics partner, walked away from a warehousing and distribution deal with Comet on 30 April after it was unable to agree terms with OpCapita, the equity company that bought the chain at the start of 2012 from Kesa Electricals. A spokeswoman for ND said: “We continue to operate our contracts with Comet Group, […]
The MD of Buxton-based Lomas Distribution has expressed his delight after the company secured the Winsford warehousing business of collapsed firm Seafield Logistics saving jobs in the process.