The Widdowson Corporation has been officially dissolved, closing a tumultuous chapter in the long running saga that saw haulier AM Widdowson & Son hit the skids and ultimately cease to be. Widdowson Corporation was the company set up by HLD Group in 2015 to enable its purchase of AM Widdowson & Son in June that same year. Despite efforts to turn around the haulier, which once counted the likes of Waitrose as a major customer, via a Company Voluntary Arrangement, […]
C&H (Hauliers) has been acquired by CM Downton in a deal that creates a £114m a year turnover haulage group.
HMV transport providers TNT Express and TNT Post are awaiting the outcome of the retailer’s administration. Both carriers have confirmed that they worked with the music and film retailer, which appointed administrator Deloitte on Tuesday (15 January). A spokesman for TNT Post confirmed that the carrier would continue working with HMV as it trades through its administration. TNT Express confirmed that it worked with the retailer, but declined to comment further. On Monday, TNT Express revealed that UPS had pulled […]
Union Unite has said that it is looking to work in a “positive and constructive manner” with the management at AM Widdowson & Son after it emerged that a recovery plan at the Leicester haulier would involve 50 redundancies.