jobs lost as two Highbridge transport companies fold
Eighteen jobs look set to be lost with the imminent closure of
two Highbridge transport companies, it has been announced this
Brothers and Haines Ltd, based in Commerce Way on the Walrow Industrial
Estate, said it is to withdraw funding for two transport companies,
Caxton Transport Limited and Caxton Home Delivery Limited, with
effect from 15th October.
Mark Woodberry told Burnham-On-Sea.com on Monday (October 7th):
"As part of our ongoing improvement plan at WBH we have withdrawn
funding of the two transport companies."
could sadly result in up to 18 redundancies in those businesses
but will allow WBH to concentrate fully on our core business of
manufacturing the Caxton brand and will enable us to expand our
future service offer to our customers."
added: "All customers should be re-assured that our recognised
service levels will not be adversely affected."
comprehensive service and support upgrade will be launched by
the company at the Interiors Show in January 2014."