Laura Ashley and distributor Premier Home Logistics enter administration


 

The distribution company for Laura Ashley has entered administration along with the troubled retailer. In a statement, Laura Ashley said that for the seven weeks to 13 March, trading had improved by 24%, but that the COVID-19 outbreak had pushed it to the brink. The company has appointed administrators from PricewaterhouseCoopers, which will handle the affairs of its distributor Premier Home Logistics (PHL). Records show that PHL holds a range of O-licences across the UK, with its main operating centre […]