A prime mover in the development of vehicle load security rules has praised pallet networks and their members for their response to the issue. Nina Day, senior engineer at the Health and Safety Laboratory (HSL), told MT the pallet network sector’s engagement and the resulting constructive dialogue means the burden of further load restraint legislation is now highly unlikely. HSL and the Health and Safety Executive are close to finalising a voluntary agreement with the Association of Pallet Networks (APN), […]
Palletways member Rase Distribution has hardened its stance on pallet weights and is now refusing to deliver anything over 750kg in weight to residential addresses.
The United Pallet Network (UPN) has extended its lease at its Fradley Park central-hub location.
Once again the UK’s nine pallet networks bucked the general trend within logistics in 2012, delivering another year of growth. While Greece teetered on the precipice, dragging the whole eurozone deeper into its protracted economic malaise, Europe remained the focal point for many of the UK’s networks looking for the next big thing. European market leader Palletways faces competition with Pall-Ex’s ambitious European plans remaining on course despite the economic headwinds from the Continent, and Palletforce finally revealing its hand […]