The Fortec Pallet Distribution Network has made two key appointments as it looks to enhance its corporate business and image. Marcus Fischer, previously financial director at the network, has become commercial director to focus on driving forward Fortec’s corporate division this year. Fischer described the development of the division, which targets blue chip clients that network members don’t typically have the resources to secure as customers, as a project “three years in the making”. He has more than 10 years’ […]
Proposals to grant business groups the power to challenge unfair payment terms on behalf of their members are being considered by the government.
CM Downton is opening a new office and warehouse following growth this year.
Gefco, the logistics arm of PSA Group, saw its global revenue rise 12.9% in 2011 as it prepares to embark on what it describes as a “decisive year” for the company. For 2011 Gefco reported global revenue of €3.8bn, compared to €3.4bn a year ago, and an operating income of €223m (2010: €198m). Excluding its PSA business, revenue was up 19.2% to €1.4bn. In January Gefco revealed new contract wins with Chevrolet and HPC Healthline. A statement from the firm […]