The head of UK Pallets has left the business after more than seven years in his role, Motortransport.co.uk has learnt. Terry Richards, who was previously MD of parent company Business Post (now UK Mail) joined the pallet division as MD in November 2005. This week (4 March) Graeme Wilson, UK Pallets commercial director, assumed Richards’ responsibilities with immediate effect after the later opted for early retirement. Guy Buswell, chief executive of parent company UK Mail, said: “We would like to […]
Pall-Ex has signed its fourth European partner and launched its first all-new livery since Hilary Devey founded the pallet network in 1996. The new principal national partner, which can’t be named, will run Pall-Ex France as key-franchisee for the territory. Pall-Ex France will have a central hub in the Orleans region of France, and the new partner plans to be up and running by the final quarter of this year. The deal keeps Pall-Ex on course to realise its plan […]
UK Mail has said that it saw a 6% increase in turnover in the first quarter of the year, with a strong performance across its parcels and mail divisions as well as an increase in its UK Pallets division.
UK Mail Group has reported an increase in both parcel volumes and turnover in its mail business for the third quarter of its current financial year.