City Link and its former parent Better Capital are “morally, if not legally, responsible” for the financial difficulties that some of its creditors now face, a group of MPs looking into the collapse of the company have said. A report compiled by the Business, Innovation and Skills and Scottish Affairs Committees, which concludes an inquiry into the impact the administration has had, recommended an overhaul of the insolvency regime, including the order in which staff, subcontractors and suppliers are paid. […]
Parcel carriers FedEx, Royal Mail and DHL have been named among the top 20 Business Superbrands in the annual Superbrands list.
Miniclipper Logistics has expanded its operations and vehicle fleet due to increased demand for warehousing from existing customers, as well as new business wins. The operator has taken on an 87,000ft² warehouse a mile from its main base in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, boosting its overall warehousing capacity to 200,000ft². Jayne Masters, sales director at Miniclipper, said it had taken on the 15-year lease following an increasing appetite from both existing and new customers for storage space. She said the company, […]
More than one-third of transport and haulage businesses in the UK are at risk of collapse, according to insolvency trade body R3.