Simpsons Logistics transferred 70 employees to another company when HMRC attempted to wind it up and agreements with APC Overnight and The Pallet Express (TPN) were cancelled, according to administrators. In an effort to rescue the company’s trade, Simpsons Logistics in Chester le Street, moved all its staff over to Logistics (Teesside) at the end of August, before administrators were appointed on 19 September. In a report compiled by RSM Restructuring Advisory and based on information provided by Simpsons’ directors, […]
The administrator handling the affairs of failed Cornish haulier Ian Aldridge Transport has revealed that a director removed assets from the business before it was appointed, potentially breaching insolvency laws.
The business and assets of Lima Logistics have been sold to John Dinham Transport after the Gloucester-based courier company entered administration.
An expected decision by the Health and Safety Executive to not limit the weight of tail-lift pallet deliveries has been met with anger by pallet networks, with Pall-Ex group MD Kevin Buchanan describing the result as the “biggest fudge under the sun”.