The new owners of AM Widdowson & Son, the Leicester haulier sold in a pre-pack deal, have ambitions to grow the business and are on the acquisition trail for more logistics firms. Damion Davis, MD at Widdowson Logistics, said the haulier was now in a strong position to expand. It comes after a turbulent two years in which it first entered into a Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA) and then administration when it fell into arrears with both its CVA contributions […]
Former City Link parent Better Capital has revised up the amount it expects to receive from its investment in the collapsed parcel carrier.
Rapid expansion and a change in the way invoices were generated were behind the failure of Slough-based Mark Priestley SDT, according to its administrator.
The latest UK Labour Market survey from the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and KPMG has underlined the acute driver shortage that is threatening to stymie operator growth.