Administrators have saved 420 staff jobs at a Lincolnshire waste haulage firm by selling it to a subsidiary of utilities group Beauparc. Mid-UK Recycling (Mid UK) went into administration on 12 June after “a difficult trading period” during which it suffered a major fire [last year] and was prosecuted for the illegal storage of waste, which directly contributed to a fire in 2015. The company, which is based in Caythorpe and held a licence for a total of 98 lorries […]
A pre-packaged sale of Leicester transport firm AM Widdowson and Son was the culmination of a torrid two years that included the loss of contracts, under-estimated fuel costs and management systems that were not fit for purpose. Chris Tindall
Grangemouth Dock-based Duncan Adams is believed to have been placed into administration putting 148 jobs at risk.
Kinaxia Logistics director Peter Fields has described his latest purchase, BC Transport, as a “good solid business with great people” that ultimately stumbled as it was carrying too much debt.