Pall-Ex has struck a deal with UK Mail Group to become the network of choice for UK Pallets customers, following the news yesterday that UK Pallets is to close. As part of the commercial arrangement, the terms of which have not been disclosed, Pall-Ex will offer assistance to the 73 hauliers in UK Pallets as well as the customers affected by the decision. Graeme Wilson, MD at UK Pallets, said: “We are keen to support our members and customer base […]
UK Mail Group has made a “satisfactory” start to its financial year, with revenue up by 13% compared with the same period last year, or by 10% if excluding Royal Mail price hikes implemented on 2 April. First-quarter results, for the period 1 April to 10 July, show mixed fortunes across the group’s four divisions – parcels, mail, courier and pallets – with tight cost control remaining a key focus across the board. The parcels business showed good growth in […]
The number of operators wishing to defect to Palletline from rival networks has risen markedly in the past 12 months, Palletline’s MD Graham Leitch has claimed.