Malcolm Group has significantly increased its order of 50ft skeletal trailers from SDC by an additional 80 units. When the trailers were revealed at the Multimodal show earlier this year, Malcolm Group had placed an order for 40 units. The extended container, which is easily swapable between the trailer and Malcolm’s rail services, can carry 15% more freight (equivalent to four pallet loads) than a standard sized trailer. SDC have now revealed, however, that Malcolm Group has increased their order […]
Essex-based Canute Group has secured a contract renewal from cookware firm Lakeland.
The Potter Group has officially begun marketing itself as a Palletline member, following its takeover of pallet network member House of James in May. Palletline now has a dedicated page with contact details on the Ripon-based multi-modal company’s website, after Potter received permission to join from the network’s executive early this year. Potter’s takeover of House of James created a £33m company, adding 100,000ft² of warehousing space, 35 vehicles and 55 trailers to its fleet. The House of James brand […]
With the EU referendum fast-approaching, the Motor Transport team chats to visitors and exhibitors at Multimodal in the latest Motor Transport Podcast, available now, to see which way the industry is leaning – should we stay or should we go?