Pallet distribution hauliers have banded together under a new RHA forum that aims to tackle major issues facing the sector and share best practice. The forum, which was formally launched in March at the RHA’s AGM, is open to association members who are either in a pallet network or hauliers involved in pallet distribution. The pallet distribution forum will operate under the umbrella of what was the RHA’s Transport and Warehousing Group, and is now known as the Transport, Warehousing […]
The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has been branded ‘complacent’ and accused of carrying out a ‘continued whitewash’ after insisting that its study last year of the UK fuel market yielded no credible evidence of any market manipulation.
Fortec has launched a corporate division as it looks to expand its reach with larger, national customers and attract more “blue-chip” clients to the network. The Daventry-based pallet network says the new division was necessary as national and international accounts often require too much funding upfront for individual network members to be able to take on. Neil Hodgson, Fortec MD, says: “This type of business is beyond [most members’] reach in terms of financial risk and scale. However, through bringing […]
The Fortec Distribution Network has become an associate member of the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (Fors), TfL’s London-based accreditation scheme.