Palletline has completed its new-look management team with the appointment of an operations director. Iain Brown has joined the network as it targets a new period of growth with the introduction of new services such as direct trunking. Brown, who was with CM Downton, spent eight years with the Canute Group with operational responsibility for sites in the North of England and several key accounts, including Lakeland and The Perfume Shop. He replaces Mark Pulford, who left the business earlier […]
Palletforce’s recent reorganisation of its East Midlands coverage saw H Beardsley exit the network, to be replaced by Lockwood Haulage and Nelson Distribution. This is the first time these two well-established operators have joined a pallet network as Steve Hobson reports.
Paul Kavanagh has been named as MD at R Swain & Sons, replacing Bob Swain who stepped down last month.
Suttons Group has announced the appointment of Gilles Letard as head of commercial, Europe & Americas. Letard was formerly commercial director in the road tanker division at Norbert Dentressangle. Commenting on the new appointment, Suttons Group MD Andrew Palmer said: “Gilles brings a wealth of commercial experience to this key role. “He has a strong track record of putting into practice high levels of compliance and safety in the area of specialist services and will greatly assist our growth in […]