Eddie Stobart Logistics management made it difficult for KPMG to obtain “sufficient audit evidence” as it tried to compile the company’s annual accounts, which prompted the accountancy firm to resign as its auditor. In a formal resignation letter to Eddie Stobart management, sent in November last year, KPMG stated: “Our reason for resigning is due to a breakdown in our relationship with management which followed difficulties in obtaining sufficient appropriate audit evidence during our audit of the company for the […]
Eddie Stobart Logistics is in talks with an unnamed company to acquire it in a deal valued at around £50m
Eddie Stobart has relaunched its Training Academy and Driving School, offering would-be new HGV drivers finance to help fund their licence acquisition and a guaranteed interview with Britain’s best-known haulier.
Eddie Stobart drivers facing redundancy at Tesco’s Doncaster DC look set to commence a second period of strike action next week, after talks between the operator and union Unite broke down. Unite rejected an improved severance deal for its 180 member drivers tabled at talks on the 19 October, despite Eddie Stobart claiming the enhanced package was worth an additional £1m. Further talks had been expected towards the end of this week but have now collapsed against the threat of […]