Palletforce has added to its delivery offering with new notifications. Last month the network started to notify its customers when a consignment was out for delivery. It has since built on that progress and can now notify a customer when goods have been delivered, complete with the name of the person who signed for the delivery. Palletforce said this new technology offering will help members attract larger customers and those running just-in-time operations. Palletforce IT director Dean Hughes said: “Technology […]
Hot on the heels of the launch of a southern hub, Wolverhampton-based pallet network Pallet-Track has officially launched its first Scottish hub.
Pall-Ex has moved to ensure coverage continuity in the South-west by buying Cornish network member Intercounty Distribution for £700,000. The company based on the Pennygillam Industrial Estate in Launceston has an O-licence for up to 22 vehicles and eight trailers. It has been a Pall-Ex member for 14 years. Pall-Ex MD Adrian Russell said: “The opportunity was presented to us after Intercounty’s MD Nick Coombes announced his retirement earlier this year. We are happy that Nick has decided to stay […]
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.