Major South-West haulier ceases trading as Brexit and Covid take their toll


 

One of the UK’s leading independent, family-owned transport firms, Toogood International Transport and Agricultural Services, has collapsed into administration and ceased trading. Advisory firm Mazars said the Pucklechurch, Bristol haulier had been struck by a range of problems, including Brexit and Covid-19, which had made for a difficult trading environment. However, more recently it was faced with a loss of international freight work, the ongoing driver shortage and then substantial increases in fuel prices. Its cash flow difficulties meant that […]