Palletways has revealed Luis Zubialde is to become its first UK managing director, strengthening its recently remodelled executive team further. Zubialde is currently MD of the company’s Iberian network, a role he will continue in while a successor is found before taking on his new role. Julian Maturi will continue in his role as UK chairman at the pallet network, with Martyn Young as MD of the Palletways UK member network. Palletways group chief executive James Wilson said: “Luis has […]
The assets and business of Palletline Logistics (Midlands) were bought for £71,000 in a pre-pack deal in July by newly formed Global Logistics Central on the same day the former went into administration, according to administrator RSM Tenon.
Pallet-Track is to launch a European service after entering a partnership with Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK. The deal grants Pallet-Track access via Hellmann to Europe while granting the operator inroads into the UK’s pallet network market.
The continuing rise in internet shopping and an increase in the carriage of hi-tech and high-value goods helped members of the Association of Pallet Networks (APN) deliver a strong performance in 2015.