Palletways bought member company Systematic Logistics International (SLI) for just £100,000, the firm’s administrator has revealed. The company, which had an annual turnover of approximately £10m, was sold via a pre-pack administration in November. The move saved one of the pallet network’s longest serving haulier-members and protected 64 jobs – consisting mainly of drivers and administrative staff – all of whom transferred via Tupe to new owner Palletways. In a report to creditors, administrator FRP Advisory said SLI’s problems could […]
South West Delivery Services owed almost £1.3m to creditors when it was placed into liquidation in June.
Haulier Wm Armstrong, based just on the English side of the Scottish border in Longtown near Carlisle, celebrates its 85th anniversary this year, and the third generation of the family running the business today are working hard to ensure the business is handed on to future generations. The famous green livery – which the firm has used ever since William Armstrong acquired his first Model T in 1927 – has long been associated with livestock wagons, but the foot and […]
Former staff at Duncan Adams are taking legal action against the Grangemouth haulier for failing to consult on their redundancies.