Montgomery Transport founder Harold Montgomery has confirmed the demise of Birds Transport & Logistics, bringing the curtain down on a tough period for the well known Midlands firm. In a statement sent to MT, Montgomery, who via his family’s Ballyvesey Holdings owns Birds along with a number of interests including trailer manufacturer Montracon, said: “There have been various rumours and speculation about what has been happening with our Birds Transport & Logistics business based at Oldbury, Birmingham. “We now wish […]
Abbey Logistics and Lomas Distribution paid close to £300,000 for the majority of the bulk powder and warehousing business of collapsed operator Seafield Logistics.
The Birds Transport & Logistics name, some assets and business, are believed to have been sold to HLD Group-owned Widdowson Logistics.
Widdowson Logistics’ sister company Davis Haulage owed unsecured creditors £4.7m when it was placed into administration just before Christmas.