Palletline has appointed former City Link regional network manager, Richard Gutsell, as its new head of hub operations. The announcement comes after Palletline revealed its new MD would be former ARR Craib group distribution director, Graham Leitch, who takes the reins following former boss Kevin Buchanan’s exit from the pallet network last summer. Buchanan subsequently took up the post of MD at rival network Pall-Ex last November. Gutsell will be responsible for the day-to-day running of Palletline’s multi-hub operations while […]
Kevin Buchanan is expected to be revealed as group MD of Pall-Ex imminently, marking a sensational return for the man that quit the top job at rival Palletline in August.
Pall-Ex has appointed former Shears Bros’ general manager Colin Hawkins (pictured) to the newly created role of owned operations director.
Palletline has confirmed it will introduce a new pallet weight restriction of 750kg for tail-lift deliveries later this year, with the aim of boosting safety for its members’ drivers.