More than 600 jobs at XPO Logistics are at risk after the collapse and subsequent sale of House of Fraser to Sports Direct, which has left the operator owed £30.4m. The department store group initially agreed a company voluntary arrangement in June. The business was subsequently put into administration with EY, and then the majority of assets sold to Mike Ashley’s Sport Direct for £90m on the 10 August. Sports Direct has been a major shareholder in the retail chain […]
XPO has added a “points of interest” function to its mobile app for truck drivers in France and Spain struggling to find truck stops and rest areas still open in the coronavirus pandemic.
Marks and Spencer is to close two major distribution centres in Derbyshire and Sheffield, putting 662 jobs at risk.
The administrator of Canute Haulage Group is locked in a legal tussle with the haulier’s one time largest customer, Wilko, over a disputed £600,000 contingency relating to a contract termination.