The Association of Pallet Networks (APN) has revealed a 16% increase in volumes for the first quarter of 2014 compared with the same period last year, with members delivering more than 4.6 million pallets between January and March. APN chairman Paul Sanders also announced the organisation’s continuing support and sponsorship of the FairFuelUK (FFUK) campaign for 2014, recognising that fuel is an operator’s single biggest cost, no matter what their size. Speaking of the sector’s first quarter’s double-digit growth, Sanders […]
Palletline Logistics, part of the palletised freight distribution network Palletline, has acquired the overnight delivery business of South London-based PF Whitehead Logistics.
An expected decision by the Health and Safety Executive to not limit the weight of tail-lift pallet deliveries has been met with anger by pallet networks, with Pall-Ex group MD Kevin Buchanan describing the result as the “biggest fudge under the sun”.
A meeting of creditors of Leicester haulier A M Widdowson & Son will take place on 3 July ahead of a proposed CVA.