RJ Murray & Son has won a three-year contract with solar panel firm Global Heat Source, worth £1.2m a year. The new operation will be based at pallet network Pall-Ex’s northern hub in Carlisle, which is run by RJ Murray, and is expected to boost freight volumes by around 500 pallets per week. Pallets – each carrying a complete solar panel kit – will be assembled on site at Carlisle before distribution to local depots, where they will be collected […]
The continuing rise in internet shopping and an increase in the carriage of hi-tech and high-value goods helped members of the Association of Pallet Networks (APN) deliver a strong performance in 2015.
The number one concern of hauliers remains finding enough good drivers, even for those who are not currently recruiting, according to a survey by Pall-Ex.