The United Pallet Network (UPN) has revealed further details about how its European service expansion, revealed early this week, will work in practice. Speaking to Motortransport.co.uk, UPN commercial director Dave Brown, said the move to upgrade the network’s existing IT to provide instant pricing, quotes and online ordering for Europe via a new web portal, was in direct response to its membership’s wishes. The new service, which includes auto postcode look-up, went live at the start of the month and […]
Pall-Ex has officially announced Sacha Wilks as its business development manager.
Palletways is to open a new, larger depot in Nijmegen serving the Benelux region.
United Pallet Network member DBL Logistics has secured £1.8m of funding from HSBC to expand the business with a new 50,000ft² Sheffield DC. Due for completion in January 2013, the new site will run in tandem with DBL’s existing 25,000ft² facility in the Sheffield Business Park, and the company hopes additional volumes will boost its annual turnover, currently £3m per year. The company holds an O-licence for 15 trucks and trailers, but will look to increase the authorisation to 25 […]