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 is in its second pilot phase of the scheme. Buchanan told MT that while there were obstacles, not least of all critical mass, to making the freight exchange model work, he believes it remains “absolutely critical in terms of our strategy to get members collaborating to remove cost”. […]
Pall-Ex has appointed former Palletline general manager Sue Hodgson as director of network services and to its board.
Yorkshire-based Potter Logistics is the first third-party UK logistics company to purchase the 7.5 tonne Fuso Eco Canter Hybrid.
Kinaxia Logistics will buy its 11th haulier by the end of the year, according to director Peter Fields.