Palletways has extended its service to cover Poland and the Baltic region. The pallet network will, from next month, run to Estonia, Lativia, Lithunaia and Poland. The areas will be serviced from its hub in Germany. Rachael Alpha, MD of Palletways Europe, said: “This reinforces our position as Europe’s largest network for the express distribution of palletised goods. “We do not intend to stop there as we are getting ready for further expansion in the next year.” As a group, […]
7) Siim Kallas, Transport Minster, European Commission While 4m trailer heights is a problem that doesn’t seem to want to go away, Kallas and the European Commission are looking to the future. He wants to simplify cabotage rules and further liberalise the European market for road transport. And he wants to change how trucks look.
Aberdeenshire-based Grampian Continental has opened its second European hub as a result of an increase in oil industry work on the Continent. The firm, which has another base in the Netherlands, has opened a 1,500ft² warehouse in Verona, Italy, to assist with its contracts in Italy and Cyprus. It hopes that this new warehouse will open up new areas for business growth across Europe and North Africa. “This is a very exciting time for the company, the opening of the […]
UK transport companies have until December 2020 to plan for Brexit, the government said today after revealing a transition period between the UK and EU had been agreed.