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 […]
Own account operator Poundworld Retail has appointed administrators after talks with a potential buyer collapsed.
Some 350 former City Link staff have signed up to bring a group employment action claim against the collapsed parcel carrier.
Birmingham-based Ware Transport has been snapped up by Trilogy Freight after entering administration.