Debenhams’ distribution centres remain open and busy as they continue handling online orders, days after its administrators said they should start winding up the business. The stores are set to close after the failure of last-ditch efforts to rescue the ailing chain. It had been in administration since April, but hopes of a rescue were dashed when the last remaining bidder, JD Sports, withdrew earlier this week. The company took control of its distribution operations in the UK in August […]
Burdens, the civil engineering products and construction materials supplier, has been placed into administration. The company, which has 20 operating centres across the UK and an O-licence to run up 127 vehicles plus trailers, is in the hands of administrator Duff & Phelps. “We will continue to trade the company as a going concern whilst we continue discussions with those parties interested in acquiring some, or all of the remaining branches,” said administrator Philip Duffy. WTB Trading, the main trading […]
Aspray Transport is to close its doors next Friday (16 August) with up to 449 jobs potentially at risk of redundancy after attempts to revive the business proved in vain, Motortransport.co.uk can reveal.
Former staff at Duncan Adams are taking legal action against the Grangemouth haulier for failing to consult on their redundancies.