Deloitte has been confirmed as the administrator of Grangemouth-based Duncan Adams. Following the administrator’s appointment yesterday (6 March) after unsuccessful efforts to sell the business, 132 of the haulier’s 144 staff were made redundant. According to Deloitte, the Palletways member had a fleet of around 100 trucks and an annual turnover of circa £16m. Michael Magnay and Clare Boardman of Deloitte said in a statement that due to certain client contracts, the company has been incurring significant losses. “Together, with […]
Palletways has worked quickly to fill a gap in its coverage left by Cambridgeshire operator Heathcliff Haulage, which went into administration in January.
JDL Logistics, which entered into administration last month, is to close down in the next few weeks with the loss of all jobs.
Former staff at Duncan Adams are taking legal action against the Grangemouth haulier for failing to consult on their redundancies.