Palletways has worked quickly to fill a gap in its coverage left by Cambridgeshire operator Heathcliff Haulage, which went into administration in January. The Wisbech operator, which covered the PE and CB postcodes for Palletways, left the network earlier this month. “This was a mutual decision based on the company’s ability to meet its requirements as a Palletways member,” a spokesman for the network said. He also confirmed that coverage will be shared by Jack Richards & Son, Lincoln-based Rase […]
With Widdowson Logistics in administration once more, Motortransport.co.uk revisits the events that lead to the operator’s pre-pack in July 2016. Although incorporated in 1975, business conducted by former coal merchant AM Widdowson & Son can be traced back more than 100 years. Like any haulage firm with a few years on the clock there’s been plenty of ups and downs, but for this Leicestershire outfit it’s been a particularly breathless few years. A stricken AM Widdowson was kept on the […]
Ketra Logistics has acquired fellow Palletways member IEFS to expand its coverage in London.
Former employees of a Birmingham contract haulier now in administration have been ordered to pay almost £40,000 in costs relating to road traffic accidents.