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 […]
Allport Cargo Services has appointed Charles McGurin as joint MD, replacing Jerry Gray who is to retire.
Former national fleet manager at Coca Cola Enterprises, Darren O’Donnell, has joined contract hire and fleet management firm CVL as commercial manager.
Palletline has defended itself after residents complained that vibrations from trucks accessing its London hub in Perivale were causing property damage. A local residents group, led by Vinny K-Maddage, has put Ealing Council and Transport for London under pressure to act. However, Palletline said that despite having operated from Perivale for the past five years, it was only made aware that residents had concerns this August. “As a preliminary action, Palletline implemented an alternative preferred route; instructing drivers to go […]