All staff jobs at a Thurrock-based haulage firm have been saved after it entered administration and was then sold. PL Logistics and Distribution appointed insolvency experts from SFP on 10 July and a sale of its business and assets was completed on 12 July. The company was established in 2009 and undertook road freight and haulage services from its Essex operating centre. It held a standard national operator’s licence authorising 14 HGVs and two trailers. According to SFP, the company […]
The chairman of Elite Transport Services has said he has a “very strong desire” to turn the business around, after creditors voted to back a company voluntary arrangement (CVA) at the container haulier.
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.
A pre-packaged sale of Leicester transport firm AM Widdowson and Son was the culmination of a torrid two years that included the loss of contracts, under-estimated fuel costs and management systems that were not fit for purpose.