The MD of Buxton-based Lomas Distribution has expressed his delight after the company secured the Winsford warehousing business of collapsed firm Seafield Logistics saving jobs in the process. Following Abbey Logistics successful deal for much of the failed business’s bulk powder operations, Lomas Distribution secured Winsford and the palletised transport operation for its largest customer on 11 June. Lomas also secured a multi million pound bulk haulage contract with “one of the UK’s largest producers of bulk powders and minerals”, […]
Hargreaves Services has purchased civil engineering and earth moving group Pryor, after the latter was placed into administration.
Despite the high-profile collapse of Deben Transport last month, the amount of insolvencies overall in the transport and haulage sector is rapidly declining year-on-year.
Own account operator Poundworld Retail has appointed administrators after talks with a potential buyer collapsed.