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 […]
John Hawksworth has left his role as MD of Birds Transport and Logistics and has been replaced by interim MD Patrice Schneider.
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.
Ballyvesey Holdings has bought Birmingham operator Bird’s Groupage Services for an undisclosed sum. In a statement, the County Atrim-based business, which also owns Montgomery Transport, said: “[We] are pleased to announce that we have completed the purchase of the trade and assets of Bird’s Groupage Services.