Davis Haulage, part of the Davis Haulage Group that also owns Widdowson Logistics, has appointed administrators. Insolvency experts from Leonard Curtis were appointed to the Crewe transport firm, which specialises in chilled distribution, on 23 December. However, no-one at Leonard Curtis would comment at the time of publication. Davis Haulage did not respond either, although Patrice Schneider, director at Birds Transport & Logistics – which is believed to have been sold in part to Widdowson Logistics before Christmas, said the […]
The Birds Transport & Logistics name, some assets and business, are believed to have been sold to HLD Group-owned Widdowson Logistics.
The government is investigating whether further regulation of pre-pack administration sales is needed, after measures were introduced to try and improve transparency.
Widdowson Logistics has gone into administration. But a new business, Glenfield Storage Solutions, which shares directors with Widdowson, has been registered at its Mill Lane headquarters in Glenfield, Leicester.