Witham, Essex-based Orb Logistics, the succesor to Task Force Movement & Storage, has gone into administration. The Palletline member, which held O-licences to run 62 vehicles and 36 trailers from sites in Witham and Birmingham, appointed administrator Leonard Curtis on 28 July, Motortransport.co.uk can reval. The company, formerly known as Mission Logistics, filed a name change to Orb Logistics at Companies House in January of this year. The move came after its directors completed a pre-pack administration. This saw Mission […]
S&S Distribution has returned to profitability helped by its warehousing division and investment by new owner Palletline.
Once again the UK’s nine pallet networks bucked the general trend within logistics in 2012, delivering another year of growth. While Greece teetered on the precipice, dragging the whole eurozone deeper into its protracted economic malaise, Europe remained the focal point for many of the UK’s networks looking for the next big thing. European market leader Palletways faces competition with Pall-Ex’s ambitious European plans remaining on course despite the economic headwinds from the Continent, and Palletforce finally revealing its hand […]
The collapse of Deben Transport highlights the urgent need to address the poor rates plaguing the container haulage market, the boss of Pentalver has said.