Merseyside container specialist JWT Commercial has shut down with the loss of 82 jobs following “a very challenging year” caused by the coronavirus. The company, which traded out of Hornby dock in Bootle, appointed administrators on 6 January before the entire workforce was made redundant. A spokesman for administrator Duff & Phelps said: “As you will be all too aware, 2020 was a very challenging year for a vast majority of businesses.” He said problems at JWT began with the […]
The extent of the pandemic on Tradeteam’s financial results is revealed in its latest accounts, which showed turnover plummeted by 40% last year.
Removal and storage firm Pickfords has completed a pre-pack administration led by its existing management team. Administrator BDO, which was appointed to the Wembley-based Moving Services Group UK on 23 November, sold the removal firm to recently incorporated Pickfords Move Management on the same day. The two legal entities share the same directors in the form of Yogesh Mehta, Russell James Start and Timothy Paul Romer, who is also company secretary. David Gilbert, BDO business restructuring partner, said: “This outcome […]