Redditch-based S Walker Transport has closed down after almost three decades in business, with the loss of 39 jobs. Administrators from Leonard Curtis were appointed to the firm on 25 February “following a cessation of trade” and are now involved in winding down the company. A statement from Leonard Curtis said: “The joint administrators have confirmed that unfortunately all 39 employees of the Redditch-based business have been made redundant. “Their focus is now to ensure that the company’s employees receive […]
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.
Former staff at Cartwright Group who lost their jobs when the business entered administration are pursuing legal action after alleging that it failed to properly consult them.
Unsecured creditors of failed Hull-based haulier AR Lunn Transport & Warehousing have received just 4% of the money owed to them, the firm’s administrators have revealed.