Palletline has revealed Plus Logistics, a new brand that the pallet network plans to leverage to take on the 3PLs at their own game. Launching Plus Logistics at an event at Palletline’s central hub in Birmingham last week (11 April), MD Kevin Buchanan said that while the Palletline name had served the business well and had great brand value of its own, it was now beginning to constrain growth. “We are repositioning the business, rather than replacing the Palletline brand, […]
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Hull-based Harrison Solway is to go ahead with major celebrations for its 20th anniversary – but delay its plans for a year in light of the pandemic.
Ripon-based Potter Group Logistics has bought York logistics firm and Palletline member House of James for an undisclosed sum. The deal, struck yesterday (16 May) boosts Potter’s turnover by 50% to £22m, adding 100,000ft² of warehousing space, 35 vehicles and 55 trailers to the fleet. Motortransport.co.uk understands that Simon Gill, MD of House of James, will remain at the combined business for at least three years in the role of commercial director. Matthew Lamb, MD of Potter’s, says: “We have […]