Palletforce has launched a new shipping service to Asia with a member operator, in what the network said is its first step to establishing itself in China. Working with member Allport Cargo Services, Palletforce members can now send freight to Asia via the network. Chief executive Michael Conroy said that the new offering, Palletforce Asia Services, will give members “exclusive access to offer a new worldwide service to their customers by combining a global reach with local knowledge and expertise […]
Palletforce has incorporated Olympic data into its Alliance IT system to provide its 100 UK depots with the latest Games information this summer. Network members now have information about the 109 Olympic Games Lanes on the Olympic Route Network, as well as delivery restrictions affecting venues. Dean Hughes, IT director for Palletforce, says: “During the games there will be road layout alterations, diversions, parking and loading restrictions, special Games Lanes and extra security measures all of which will impact on […]
Palletforce is looking to take advantage of inevitable consolidation in the pallet sector with its new £50m hub, according to chief executive Michael Conroy.