Neill & Brown Global Logistics has spent £90,000 on a new transit warehouse. The warehouse at its headquarters in Hessle, near Hull, has been designed to accomodate double-decker trailers and will be used for loading and unloading pallets bound for both the UK and Ireland. The warehouse will handle anything from shipments of single pallets to multi-pallet consignments for next-day to economy delivery. It can cope with up to 200 pallets a night, which are taken to the United Pallet Network […]
VMS Fleet Management has opened a new depot in Bridgend, South Wales in response to growing demand in the region.
Stewarts of Tayside has freshened up its fleet with nine new Volvo FH 500 6×2 tractor units, including one FH with the fuel efficient I-Save.
As the economy struggles, UK pallet networks continue to record year-on-year growth. The UK’s pallet networks shifted more than 15.3 million pallets last year, a 7.3% rise on the number moved in 2010. Data from the Association of Pallet Networks (APN) shows that while the UK, and beyond, has endured recession, the networks have continued to outperform the economy. Eight of the nine UK networks are APN members, representing more than 650 hauliers, almost 30,000 vehicles and 13 million ft2 […]