Creditors of Birstall, West Yorkshire-based Bedfords Group could be owed more than £5m, according to estimates by administrators at KPMG. The Palletforce founding member company, which employed 84 staff and specialised in transporting printing materials, packaging and homeware, entered administration in March following cash flow difficulties. Days later, RPL Transport, which was purchased by Bedfords in 2014, followed its parent company into administration. Read more Bedfords stablemate RPL Transport in administration too Bedfords Group collapses into administration and ceases trading […]
The Unite union is still pursuing claims on behalf of former employees at Grangemouth haulier Duncan Adams, which entered administration in March.
City Link’s administrators have made more than 2,300 staff at the failed business redundant.
A union representing workers at two XPO Logistics sites said a report earlier this week that the operator and its client House of Fraser had reached a compromise appears to be false.