A petition demanding an investigation into the demise of own-account wholesale operator Palmer Harvey & McLane (P&H) has raised more than 8,600 signatures in two days. The petition, posted on Change.org, follows the collapse of the company and the immediate loss of 2,500 jobs last week. The company, which had an operating licence for 600 vehicles, delivered groceries to 90,000 customers across the UK, ranging from small local corner stores and food outlets to the UK’s largest supermarkets. Former P&H […]
Montgomery Transport founder Harold Montgomery has confirmed the demise of Birds Transport & Logistics, bringing the curtain down on a tough period for the well known Midlands firm.
The Canute Group, owned by Almtone, is expected to make an official announcement about its closure tomorrow afternoon.
“Historical mismanagement” combined with operating licence “issues”, Brexit and rising fuel prices led to Aspray Transport’s demise, according to a letter sent by the firm’s owners to its employees.