Own-account giant Palmer Harvey & McLane in administration

Palmer and Harvey
 

One of the UK’s largest own-account operators, Palmer Harvey & McLane, has collapsed into administration and ceased trading with the immediate loss of 2,500 jobs. The wholesaler has more than 600 vehicles specified on its O-licence, which placed it at 23 in MT’s Own-Account top 50. This was published alongside our latest edition of the MT Top 100. Customers have included the likes of Coca-Cola Enterprises as well as supermarket group Morrisons. Matthew Callaghan, joint administrator for the business and […]