Pallet networks have so far failed to heed a call by Palletline to join it in reducing maximum pallet weights on tail-lift deliveries – though a number of them say they are considering the issue. Palletline said last month that it would be introducing a new pallet weight restriction of 750kg on tail-lift deliveries from October in order to reduce manual handling risks for its drivers. The move confirmed rumours that had been circulating for several weeks that the network […]
The cost of spoiled loads as a result of stowaways getting into UK-bound vehicles could be as high as £1bn a year, the RHA has estimated.
Leicester-based Premier Logistics has opened its own repair and maintenance facility, as part of its growth strategy.
Pall-Ex has appointed former Palletways network development director Michelle Naylor as its new UK commercial director.