Matlock Transport was almost saved from closure in the days running up to its liquidation when an offer to buy the business was received, the liquidator has told motortransport.co.uk. However, the unnamed purchaser eventually withdrew its offer, leaving the haulier with no option but to cease trading with the loss of 27 jobs. Liquidator Chris Brown at Hart Shaw was appointed to the business on 11 September after it had struggled for some time with rising costs, including fuel and […]
Fuel, food and feed distributor NWF Group, owner of Boughey Distribution, saw pre-tax profit for the year ended 31 March 2020 grow 36.1% to £13.2m (2019: £9.7m).
NWF Group, parent of Boughey Distribution, has recruited Brendon Banner as its new group finance director. Banner, who will take up his role in early November, is currently group finance director at steel engineering and fabrication group William Hare. He replaces Jonathan Ford, who is leaving NWF at the end of September to take up the role of chief financial officer at HomeServe. Earlier this month NWF reported that Boughey Distribution has seen turnover fall by £2.2m after the loss […]
Europa Worldwide Group has entered The Sunday Times top 100 list of private companies with the fastest-growing profits for the first time.