Simpson Logistics ran out of road due to a customer dispute and creditors chasing payment, says administrator


Administrators handling the affairs of County Durham haulier Simpsons Logistics said it had stopped trading due to a combination of cash flow issues, a customer dispute and a winding up petition. The former Palletforce member and independent carrier of parcels and pallets entered administration in September, but according to consultants at RSM, 70 staff transferred to Logistics (Teesside) in August. The administrator has described the process as technically a pre-pack administration due to its speed. The following month, Simpsons Logistics’ assets, […]