UK Mail has conceded that its pallet business suffered a tough year in the twelve months to 31 March 2013. In its pre-close trading statement last week, UK Mail said UK Pallets had “faced a difficult year”, and confirmed “revenues in our pallets business declined”. This comes despite the latest data from the Association of Pallet Networks, which has seven of the nine UK pallet networks in membership although not UK Pallets, recording that its members achieved a new volume […]
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.
The boss of CM Downton has said customers need to be realistic about haulage rates as the economic recovery begins to lay bare capacity issues within road transport.
Pallet networks have not adjusted their member-to-member rates for too long, the boss of Pallet-Track has said.