Skyking, the UK distributor for Palfinger platforms, has applied to be struck off following its closure late last year. According to former director Nigel Faulconbridge, the solvent wind up of the business, which is part of the King group of companies and owned ultimately by HW Martin, was chosen “because the market didn’t appeal to the Martin group of companies. “It was high risk for low reward.” He added: “We paid off all the creditors, including HMRC.” Skyking, which commenced […]
The Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB) and the Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO) have signed a formal intelligence sharing agreement. The agreement should make it easier to identify the organised criminal gangs engaged in cross-industry insurance fraud such as crash-for-cash scams.
Palletways member Kay Transport has acquired the business of Truro-based South West Delivery Services, which was headed by MD Mark Adams.
The FTA is calling for a major increase in roadside checks on vans to raise standards in the sector.