Gregory Distribution Limited (GDL) has placed 50 job roles at risk of redundancy after the collapse of customer British Ceramic Tile. Devon-based British Ceramic Tile claimed to be the largest manufacturer of ceramic and glass tiles in the UK. It operated from three sites and has its headquarters in Devon and was placed into administration at the end of January. Angela Butler, GDL’s MD, said: “We will redeploy people wherever possible and give staff every assistance in finding new jobs. […]
Gregory Distribution has bought fellow South-West haulier Framptons Transport Services.
Gregory Distribution has launched a recruitment drive for HGV drivers in the south west, particularly young and inexperienced applicants.
The latest UK Labour Market survey from the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and KPMG has underlined the acute driver shortage that is threatening to stymie operator growth.