Two former Fortec directors are making their industry comeback with the launch of the first new UK pallet network in more than a decade. Neil Hodgson and Marcus Fischer plan to launch the Principle Pallet Network later this year, with a view to trading by early 2017. Hodgson was MD of Fortec and will be the chief executive of Principle Pallets, while former Fortec commercial director Fischer will be chief operating officer. It will be the first pallet network to […]
Border Traffic Service has replaced Transpeed in the Fortec pallet network.
UK logistics is pretty much a private, and foreign, affair. The operators sitting at the top of the MT Top 100 are German, Swiss, Dutch , French and American. Looking at UK-based firms, very few sit on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). The number of UK logistics firms turning to the City as a means of investment has dwindled, ever since the Malcolm Group withdrew its listing in 2005. Last month Autologic was struck of the list after fellow publicly-listed […]