Delivery firm set to call in administrators

A same-day delivery firm based in Chesterfield is facing an uncertain future, understands.

City Couriers Direct, which has been operating since 2007, has posted notice of appointment to appoint administrators through law firm Hill Dickinson. The notice has been prompted by Praetura Invoice Finance, which holds a charge over the company.

According to its latest available accounts, made up to the end of April 2022, City Couriers Direct had assets of almost £650,000 and employed around 15 people.

The company offers services including same-day, next-day and medical courier delivery across the whole of the UK.