Logistics firm Davies Turner has leapt 42 places to 119th position in the latest Sunday Times PwC Top Track 250 league table. The league, which is sponsored by PwC and Lloyds Bank, tracks and ranks Britain’s leading mid-market private companies with the biggest sales. Davies Turner, which has its headquarters in London, specialises in road, sea and air transportation. It has 23 branches across the UK, 1.6m sq ft of warehousing and employs over 800 staff. Chairman Philip Stephenson said: […]
Just one year after being bought by Cathay Investments, Cardiff haulier Rhys Davies has gone under after accruing “unsustainable losses” during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Menzies Distribution has revealed the contingency plans it is employing to deal with the coronavirus outbreak.
Matlock Transport Company, the family run general haulier founded more than 70 years ago, has ceased trading. Insolvency practitioners from Sheffield-based Hart Shaw LLP were appointed on 11 September to help liquidate the business. The company was founded in 1946 by Richard Lowe, before brothers Eric, Alf, George and Charles took an active role and began to grow the business. Third generation cousins Julian and Richard Lowe were most recently at the helm and the Darley Dale company operated 46 HGVs and […]