Pallet network Palletline has confirmed that MD Kevin Buchanan is currently on leave from the business that he has led since 2007. Palletline, which launched the Plus Logistics identity in April, is understood to have informed network members at the start of the month of the situation. In a statement to Motortransport.co.uk the network said: “Kevin Buchanan, managing director of Palletline Plc is currently on compassionate leave until further notice. “The senior management team will assume responsibility for directing the […]
Parcel carrier CitySprint saw delivery volumes drop in London during the Games. The company, which handles B2B and consumer deliveries, made 75,000 deliveries to London postcodes during the Games. This was a 12% drop in volume compared with the 16 days proceeding the event (23 June to 7 July). Patrick Gallagher, chief executive of CitySprint, suggests the threat of traffic and congestion, as well as more people working from home during the period, likely reduced demand for couriers. However, the […]
Heathrow-based Mixed Freight Services has joined Pallet-Track, making it the second new member to join the network this year.
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.