Haydock, Merseyside-based Simon Widdowson has entered administration. Gareth Rusling and Claire Dowson are handling the process for insolvency practioner Begbies Traynor, which according to newly published records at Companies House was appointed on the 21 December. The directors of the company are Simon and Derek Widdowson. The business held an O-licence authorising 20 vehicles and 25 trailers. MT understands the fleet contains a number of Scania trucks. Founded in 2002, the family based firm was set up by Simon “due […]
This year’s most read was dominated by the sad demise of national haulier Canute, which never recovered from the end of its long-term contract with retailer Wilko last year.
Palletways member TAS Transport has ceased trading and been placed into administration, motortransport.co.uk can reveal.
The Canute Group, owned by Almtone, is expected to make an official announcement about its closure tomorrow afternoon.