Pallet-Track has opened a southern hub in Hertfordshire’s Welwyn Garden City, a move it claims will save 500,000 extra miles of transport per year for shipments heading into the capital. The pallet network, which recently welcomed several new members on board such as Massey Wilcox taking its membership to 80 hauliers, has developed the 100,000ft² hub at a former Shredded Wheat facility. Located near the A1/M1 corridor, the hub is being operated by network member PW Gates and will allow […]
Two haulage firms have joined pallet networks for the first time, with Pallet-Track and Palletforce both welcoming new members.
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 […]
Pall-Ex is targeting Slovakia and the Czech Republic as its next European network, having also recently begun searching for a franchise partner in Bulgaria.