“Historical mismanagement” combined with operating licence “issues”, Brexit and rising fuel prices led to Aspray Transport’s demise, according to a letter sent by the firm’s owners to its employees. The company, which was the delivery arm of Aspray Group, ceased trading last week, six months after the group was acquired by Bushell Investment Group, which also owns BIG Property Finance, a short term loans specialist. The leaked letter, sent to Aspray Transport’s 449 employees and seen by motortransport.co.uk, attributes the […]
Cornish haulier Ian Aldridge Transport has entered administration and ceased trading.
An operator that worked as a subcontractor for City Link has claimed it has been left thousands of pounds out of pocket by the parcel carrier’s collapse last month.
The demise of Gulliver’s Truck Hire in December last year was triggered by an increasingly competitive market, falling demand for trucks and vans and “issues” with the firm’s three axle tractor units, according to the firm’s administrators.