Pall-Ex will open a hub operation in Bulgaria by the middle of next year, the pallet network has said. The European palletised freight specialist will commence operations in Bulgaria by mid 2016 through a partnership with Econt. Econt operates more than 40% of the parcel market in Bulgaria via 14 logistics centres, and also works across Greece and Romania. Pall-Ex is seeking further partnerships in Germany, Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republic and Scandinavia as part of its expansion strategy in Europe. […]
Pall-Ex has been playing its part in raising the profile of the logistics industry with a Dragons’ Den style workshop for local school children at its central hub in Ellistown. Year Six students from 10 local primary schools were split into groups and tasked with creating a new business product or service. They were asked to develop a business brief, including details of their concept and its target audience, and to create a brand name and logo. At the end […]
Former Pall-Ex and Fortec member Transol Worldwide Logistics has been placed in liquidation after it appointed administrators earlier this year, owing £739,810.
There is no sign of growth in the pallet sector slowing despite a “difficult trading climate”, according to the Association of Pallet Networks (APN).