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 […]
Southampton’s Harris Transport has closed its doors, with around 70 staff sent home last Friday (10 August).
Canute Group, which is due to shut its doors this week (21 December), was unable to demonstrate financial standing, MT can now reveal.
A rate cut on a major contract with Debenhams, combined with the owner’s long-term absence due to serious illness, helped tip haulier PMP-Forward into administration, according to Portland Business Recovery.