Davis Haulage, part of the Davis Haulage Group that also owns Widdowson Logistics, has appointed administrators. Insolvency experts from Leonard Curtis were appointed to the Crewe transport firm, which specialises in chilled distribution, on 23 December. However, no-one at Leonard Curtis would comment at the time of publication. Davis Haulage did not respond either, although Patrice Schneider, director at Birds Transport & Logistics – which is believed to have been sold in part to Widdowson Logistics before Christmas, said the […]
The new owners of AM Widdowson & Son, the Leicester haulier sold in a pre-pack deal, have ambitions to grow the business and are on the acquisition trail for more logistics firms.
The Birds Transport & Logistics name, some assets and business, are believed to have been sold to HLD Group-owned Widdowson Logistics.
The Widdowson story has taken another twist with the revelation that, after its latest pre-pack administration, the Leicester-based haulier entered into service agreements with individuals associated with the failed business.