Hastings Freight sold to husband and wife duo in management buyout


 

Husband and wife duo, George and Claire Hewitt, have completed a management buyout of Hastings Freight Limited (HFL), one of the founding members of Palletways. The couple said their investment in the Chesterfield-based firm will stabilise the business and provide a strong platform for its future development. The Hewitts have acquired a 100% shareholding following the retirement of the existing owners. George has been with HFL for nearly 15 years, most recently as its general manager, while Claire joined the […]