Border Traffic Service has replaced Transpeed in the Fortec pallet network.The Berwick-upon-Tweed-based haulier has opened a second, 4,000ft² depot in Cramlington, near Newcastle-upon-Tyne to support its Fortec pallet work. The family-owned firm, which was set up in 1979, has a fleet of 30 vehicles today and is operating from Belford to Washington, and Ashington to Haltwhistle for Fortec. Border Traffic Service director Eddie Thompson, who runs the company with his father and the firm’s MD Brian, said joining a pallet […]
Ipswich-based Fortec member Lombard Shipping has unveiled its new corporate image and livery, which it hopes will attract more business.
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 […]
Eddie Stobart Logistics has purchased The Pallet Network (TPN) for £52.8m.