Former City Link parent Better Capital has revised up the amount it expects to receive from its investment in the collapsed parcel carrier. In its report for the six months to 30 September, the business turnaround specialist said it expects to collect a £22m dividend from the sale of City Link’s assets. In June Better Capital estimated it would receive £20m, half of the £40m it invested in the parcel carrier following its purchase from former parent Rentokil Initial in […]
City Link has ordered 86 Cartwright-built double-deck trailers as part of its fleet replacement cycle.
The collapse of City Link triggered an influx of additional volumes into the large parcels market, Panther Warehousing MD Colin McCarthy has said.
Norbert Dentressangle will cease providing warehousing and distribution services to collapsed retail chain Comet from tomorrow (21 December). Last month the operator warned its five-year £100m contract with Comet, which it only signed earlier this year, was in the hands of the retail chain’s administrator Deloitte. At the start of this week Deloitte closed the last of the retail chain’s stores in the absence of an acceptable offer for the whole business. Richard Cawston, business unit director at Norbert Dentressangle, […]