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 […]
Ex-Widdowson Logistics staff retained at a successor company based on the same site as the collapsed haulier are apparently being paid by Birds Transport Leicester.
Almtone-owned Canute Group has narrowly avoided being wound up by HMRC after the taxman raised a petition against it. This came as the amount the firm owed to creditors ballooned to more than £135,000.