Palletline has bought network member S&S Distribution, in a first for the pallet network. The Tonbridge, Kent-based S&S Distribution is owned by brothers David and Ken Sanderson, and has been a network member for 19 years. Palletline will retain the S&S company name and branding and work in collaboration with the existing management team, led by MD Richard Ball. While not unique amongst pallet networks, it is understood to be the first time that the Birmingham-based Palletline has bought out […]
Kings Lynn-based Ge-Be Transport has joined the Palletways network, taking over the Norfolk area previously covered by failed firm Heathcliff Haulage.
Aberdeen-based ARR Craib Transport saw off difficult conditions in its key oil and gas sectors last year, helped by several major wins in the construction and fast moving consumer goods markets.
UK Mail Group has written down the value of its struggling UK Pallets business, revealing a £7.3m impairment charge relating to goodwill dating from its purchase in 2003.