Palletline has appointed former City Link regional network manager, Richard Gutsell, as its new head of hub operations. The announcement comes after Palletline revealed its new MD would be former ARR Craib group distribution director, Graham Leitch, who takes the reins following former boss Kevin Buchanan’s exit from the pallet network last summer. Buchanan subsequently took up the post of MD at rival network Pall-Ex last November. Gutsell will be responsible for the day-to-day running of Palletline’s multi-hub operations while […]
Pallet-Track will increase its number of members to 80, after recruiting five new hauliers into its pallet network.
Pall-Ex says it has had successful start to its new night-time delivery service in the capital, with 4% of the pallet network’s London’s volumes already migrated to the new service within the first week of operation. The overnight service, which covers all postcodes affected by Olympics delivery restrictions, delivers to customers between 6pm and 6am, with take-up from some of the capital’s major high street brands and businesses. Pall-Ex MD Adrian Russell says: “This new service has already made a […]
Cross-channel disruption and the migrant crisis, combined with bad debts arising from the steel crisis, saw Laser Transport International suffer a tough second half in 2015.