Pall-Ex has recruited ex-operator Graham Murray to its board in the role of director of strategic development. The pallet network said Murray would be responsible for strengthening the network, in preparation for full pan-European coverage. In addition, he is charged with “keeping its operations streamlined and cost-effective”, exploring new opportunities, and seeking out potential new member depots. Murray started out as a depot supervisor at ANC before founding Transman Distributors in 1994, an operation that became a Pall-Ex member in […]
Supermarket chain Tesco has appointed former Exel Logistics chief John Allan as its new chairman.
The Pall-Ex pallet network has signed up MT Top 100 company C Butt as a member. The Northamptonshire based company will start operations for Pall-Ex on 8 October. It will serve the CV postcodes, before expanding into the NN postcode region next year. Adrian Russell, chief executive of Pall-Ex, said: “C Butt is a key player in logistics, and its capacity means that it can cover a large area very effectively for the Pall-Ex network.” C Butt will operate two […]
Pollock (Scotrans) has joined the Palletways pallet network, covering the EH postcode as well as some of KY and TD. The West Lothian operator has signed a ten-year deal with Palletways. It was previously a member of the Pall-Ex network. Fraser Pollock, MD at the operator, says: “As a business, operating within the competitive distribution sector, we are always looking for opportunities to support our growth strategy by strengthening our service proposition to our customers. “Our new membership with Palletways […]