Canute Group’s former pallet network is seeking to have the business wound up next month if it refuses to settle a bill of £47,489.35. Pallet-Track served time on Canute Haulage Group in March of this year as a member of its pallet network over concerns about its performance. However, following Canute Haulage Group’s pre-pack administration in May, the new owner Almtone continued to put pallets through the network under a gentleman’s agreement, which saw it run up its current debt. […]
No doubt about it, 2012 was incredibly tough for UK logistics operators. Profits were low, costs were high and obtaining credit to invest remained hard. The double-dip recession we all feared is in danger of turning into triple-fall and GDP growth was more sluggish than a snail on valium. Forecasts for growth in 2013 range from 1% by the Bank of England (BoE) to 1.4% by the Confederation of British Industry, with the BoE also predicting that it will be […]
One of the largest independent plant hire firms has entered administration, two months after it said the collapse of Carillion had caused it disruption.
JDL Logistics has entered administration with the loss of 29 jobs.