Palletline has gone live with its innovative direct trunking initiative, as it continues to work on evolving the decades-old pallet network model. Operating in the style of a freight exchange or noticeboard via the network’s award-winning IT system, Contrado, the initiative sees members bypass Palletline’s central hub in Birmingham moving pallets directly amongst themselves. The service is currently operating with 14 members across Palletline’s UK network, with a target to have it rolled out to all 69 members before Easter. […]
From Palletforce’s new £50m super hub to Pall-Ex’s expansion across Europe, 2017 has been an exciting year for the pallet networks. MT takes a look back at what the year held for the sector’s players.
Palletways UK has purchased longtime haulier member Systematic Logistics International (SLi) after it was placed into administration yesterday (29 November).