The Pallet Network’s (TPN) new hub at Prologis Park Midpoint in Minworth is taking shape ahead of its planned opening next year. The new hub, next to TPN’s current home, is about 50,000ft² bigger, at 367,500ft². TPN MD Adam Leonard said its real advantage would be significantly increased parking space, with 200 LGV spaces that will allow the use of stand trailers in the operation for the first time. “This will improve general efficiency and help members’ margins,” he said. […]
Whistl has revealed plans to transfer to a new 78,000sq ft depot at Bristol Patchway in 2021.
Pall-Ex has moved to ensure coverage continuity in the South-west by buying Cornish network member Intercounty Distribution for £700,000. The company based on the Pennygillam Industrial Estate in Launceston has an O-licence for up to 22 vehicles and eight trailers. It has been a Pall-Ex member for 14 years. Pall-Ex MD Adrian Russell said: “The opportunity was presented to us after Intercounty’s MD Nick Coombes announced his retirement earlier this year. We are happy that Nick has decided to stay […]