Tyne and Wear-based David Price Food Services has gone into administration just over a year after entering a Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA). The chilled haulage division of the business stopped trading with immediate effect today – with 109 employees made redundant – but its cold storage division, which has facilities in North Shields and Glasgow, has been sold to Ice Company Distribution with 29 jobs retained. Its haulage operations were based at six depots in Bristol, Bury St Edmunds, Glasgow, […]
The United Road Transport Union (URTU) said it had won a “protective award” for staff made redundant when Almtone-owned Canute Group ceased trading in 2018.
Parts of the business and assets of Mercedes truck and van dealership Roanza have been sold to Estar Truck and Van, saving around 340 jobs.
Freight levels to Northern Ireland will fall unless border friction is sorted, Logistics UK warns MPs
Hauliers will lose out on trade between Britain and Northern Ireland if the government does not move swiftly to ease border friction, Logistics UK director of policy Elizabeth de Jong told MPs this week.