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. Despite around 259 jobs being saved when Cartwright Fleet Services, Cartwright Rentals and Cartwright Finance were sold to leasing firm Zenith, law firm Simpson Miller said it had received calls from “dozens of former staff” and it was now attempting to secure a protective award for those affected. Following the group’s collapse into […]
Turnover at Boughey Distribution fell during the first half of its current financial year, after the loss of a customer was not offset with enough new business. In a statement issued today by parent company NWF Group covering the six months ended 30 November 2012, it was revealed that turnover at Boughey Distribution fell 17.5% to £18.9m (2011/12: £22.9m). Boughey Distribution was hit particularly hard by the loss of a contract with AB World Foods in the period, which caused […]
Lockwood Haulage reported a 3.7% increase in turnover last year, which it attributed to investments in its fleet and its warehouse capacity.