One time Pall-Ex Romania rival TCE Holding has joined the network, it has been revealed. Following the deal, TCE will now move its palletised goods through the network of hauliers, rather than competing against it. Danor Ionescu, CEO of Pall-Ex Romania, said: “By working alongside TCE Holding, we are able to bring an even greater level of consistency to the Romanian logistics sector. “The new partnership will increase network pallet volumes by approximately 50% and network membership by 10%. Pall-Ex […]
Pallet networks have so far failed to heed a call by Palletline to join it in reducing maximum pallet weights on tail-lift deliveries – though a number of them say they are considering the issue.
UK Mail Group has written down the value of its struggling UK Pallets business, revealing a £7.3m impairment charge relating to goodwill dating from its purchase in 2003.
There is no sign of growth in the pallet sector slowing despite a “difficult trading climate”, according to the Association of Pallet Networks (APN).