Gefco UK has appointed Martin Rantle as commercial director to help drive a “key stage” in the company’s expansion strategy. As well as continuing to grow its traditional automotive logistics arm, the firm is also gaining momentum in new market sectors. In September last year it secured a major contract with Jaguar Land Rover, as well as being picked as multimodal partner for wine merchant Gerrard Seel. Rantle joins Gefco from Palletline, where he was executive director of sales and […]
Yorkshire-based Potter Logistics is the first third-party UK logistics company to purchase the 7.5 tonne Fuso Eco Canter Hybrid.
Having achieved record volume last year 2013 is set to be another record breaker, with the UK’s nine pallet networks on course to handle the most pallets through their systems that they have ever done since the launch of the concept two decades ago.
Palletforce is to expand operations in the South East, with plans to open a southern hub, following its acquisition of QTR Transport earlier this year.