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 […]
Countrywide Freight Group has sourced and opened a new depot in just eight weeks to meet a major client’s urgent request for a dedicated logistics operation to service the Dudley, Walsall and Wolverhampton areas.
Last month MT exclusively revealed that Yodel chief executive Jonathan Smith is to leave the parcels firm after two years in charge of the combined DHL Express Domestic UK and HDNL (not to mention 18 months in charge of the DHL business alone). Smith’s CV shows more than 20 years’ experience in parcels, including a spell as chief executive of City Link – before its problematic take-over of Target Express – and a regional director role at British Rail’s parcels […]
CitySprint is recruiting 1,000 additional couriers for this year’s Christmas period to support its growing ecommerce and food delivery sectors.