Kevin Nightingale has become regional director for the central division at United Pallet Network (UPN), completing a senior restructure at the pallet network. Nightingale has previous management experience at the likes of Wincanton, P&O and Hargreaves. He is the latest recruit to the team following David Brown’s step up from commercial director at UPN to MD earlier this year, and subsequent changes aimed at delivering greater member support and development. UPN had already appointed former Fortec man Andrew Knowles alongside […]
Since July last year, the UK pallet networks have been facing the prospect of a new network entering the market. Principle Pallets is the brainchild of former Fortec directors Neil Hodgson and Marcus Fischer but Fortec network director Dave Spong and general manager operations Chris Dennigan (pictured above) tell MT that they haven’t heard much about the new venture. “Our members are telling us they have heard absolutely nothing from Principle,” says Dennigan. “They are on at least six months […]
Pall-Ex will open a hub operation in Bulgaria by the middle of next year, the pallet network has said.
Kinaxia Logistics will buy its 11th haulier by the end of the year, according to director Peter Fields.