Fleet administration options agency All Fleet Companies has ceased buying and selling on the again of losses associated to the collapse of Carillion and the pandemic.
Based in 2003, the enterprise was headquartered out of Gloucestershire and offered a variety of providers and digital merchandise devoted to the fleet and automotive trade. This included SMR, business automobile and downtime administration.
Managing director Dave Scobie mentioned in an announcement: “It’s with deep remorse that I can verify that All Fleet Companies has ceased buying and selling.
“The beginning of a sequence of things that conspired in opposition to us could be traced again to January 2018, when Carillion went into administration. Our enterprise suffered a considerable six-figure loss due to this. By way of 2019 we had been buying and selling out of this place and had been within the course of of building our personal nationwide supplier community.
“Then in fact, alongside got here Covid and our income streams just about dried up in a single day they usually haven’t since reached pre-pandemic ranges, with lots of our shoppers’ workers hybrid working to at the very least some extent.
“Regardless of the most effective efforts of the administration workforce and our improbable workers, it was simply not attainable to recuperate from this.”
At its peak, All Fleet Companies employed greater than 170 folks based mostly in its head workplace in Gloucestershire, working 24/7 to assist prospects and their drivers.
A petition to wind up All Fleet Companies by HMRC was heard within the Excessive Courtroom on 17 August.
Scobie added: “I’m delighted to say that we’ve got supported workers find new roles with over 50% of them already in new employment and we’re assured that the remaining workers can have alternatives as nicely.”