C Butt left Pall-Ex more than a year ago – just six months after joining – because its first foray into a pallet network failed to live up to its expectations, Motortransport.co.uk has learnt. The Northamptonshire operator joined Pall-Ex in October 2012, taking on the CV postcode. It had been earmarked to take on the NN postcode the following summer to replace Mainland, which merged with Palletforce member Knights of Old, but it is not known if this happened. C […]
Palletline has confirmed that its MD, Kevin Buchanan, has left the business.
Pall-Ex wished itself a happy 20th birthday at the end of November, with a dinner and dance at Newport’s Celtic Manor Resort.
Wincanton looks to be on course to achieve its stated aim of returning to profit this year, despite the impending loss of its finance director. In June Eric Born, chief executive at Wincanton, told MT the company would be back in the black in this financial year, after a pre-tax loss of £47.4m for the year ended 31 March. Extensive restructuring and the disposal of its European business is now starting to bear fruit according to the chief executive, who […]