UK Pallets, the pallet network owned by UK Mail Group, was rocked by a 64% collapse in year-on-year profits in the year to 31 March, its parent company has revealed. UK Mail Group warned in April that its pallet business, which contributes 6% of its total revenues, had experienced a difficult year. This saw Graeme Wilson replace Terry Richards in the top spot in March at the network, which saw its profit head south due to gaps in its coverage […]
Palletline is on course to launch a direct trunking service from January 2014, a move that its MD Kevin Buchanan believes has the potential to evolve the decades-old pallet network model.
Palletline kicks out member DTS to ‘guarantee network integrity’; haulier blames action for its collapse
Palletline kicked-out member DTS earlier this month in order to “guarantee network integrity”, a move that the Northumberland haulier claimed had forced it into liquidation.
Supermarket giant Tesco has appointed Andrew Woolfenden as its new UK distribution director, following the naming last week of former incumbent Alex Laffey as chief executive of Eddie Stobart.