Welsh haulier Adrian Poole & Sons International has entered administration. Insolvency practitioners from Mazars LLP were appointed to the business, which operates out of two depots in Whitland and Llanfyrnach, on 14 June. No-one from Mazars was able to respond as we went to press and no-one from the haulage company responded to our calls. However, recent financial documents summarising an ongoing voluntary arrangement Adrian Poole & Sons International was subjected to reveal it had struggled during the pandemic. The […]
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