Pallet network Pall-Ex has welcomed its first new member as the result of its pledge to offer support to the hauliers and customers of the failed UK Pallets network. Kenneth Howley Transport of Castleford is the first haulier to move across to the Pall-Ex as part of the agreement, in Pall-Ex’s words, ‘to deliver consistent and reliable, quality service levels to UK Pallets’ customer base’. Pall-Ex group MD Kevin Buchanan, said: “As the proposed closure of UK Pallets progresses, we […]
Having achieved record volume last year 2013 is set to be another record breaker, with the UK’s nine pallet networks on course to handle the most pallets through their systems that they have ever done since the launch of the concept two decades ago.
The RHA has confirmed it would like to see a reduced maximum pallet weight applied to tail-lift deliveries right across the road haulage sector – not just among pallet networks.