Struggling Canute Group has completed a pre-pack sale, in a move that saves 800 jobs at the business but will likely leave some creditors of the firm out of pocket. The company has been sold to Almtone, a holding company registered in September 2017, for an undisclosed sum. Almtone shares a common director with Canute Group in the form of Glenn Marshall. The other listed director, and sole shareholder of Almtone, is Michael Ventham. The new business will continue to […]
The Canute Group, owned by Almtone, is expected to make an official announcement about its closure tomorrow afternoon.
The reign of Almtone-owned Canute Group came to an end today (21 December) just over seven months after it began with the pre-pack administration and sale of its predecessor company.
Canute Haulage Group had been served with at least 23 County Court Judgments and owed creditors close to £212,000 in the days leading up to its pre-pack administration earlier this month.