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 […]
Clive Brooks (pictured), MD of Herefordshire-based haulier ABE, has applauded the government’s offer to pay employees 80% of their salaries while giving them leave of absence during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Retailer Asda has taken delivery of the last of 187 new trucks from Scania, comprising 120 for its retail distribution fleet, 55 for its primary distribution network and 12 for its petroleum distribution fleet.
Haydock, Merseyside-based Simon Widdowson has entered administration.