The Charles Gee Group of Companies, parent company to C & H (Hauliers), entered administration today (21 October) following “acute cashflow problems”. The group’s 14 subsidiaries – including C&H (Hauliers) – provided, among other contracts, the transportation of wings for Airbus and the distribution of giant paper reels used at printing works for national news groups. C&H (Hauliers) is one of the largest subsidiaries in the group, for the year ended 31 March 2012 achieving a pre-tax profit of £216,000 […]
Own account operator Poundworld Retail has appointed administrators after talks with a potential buyer collapsed.
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, […]
JDL Logistics has entered administration with the loss of 29 jobs.