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. […]
Cambridgeshire family firm Knowles Transport has joined pallet network Palletforce as part of a fresh drive to grow its business though more local work.
Palletforce has partnered with Italian pallet network One Express, launching a direct service to Italy for its members. The partnership began on 1 November and will allow Palletforce to offer its members day definite delivery and daily departures to Italy. Bologna-based One Express, which has 70 depots over Italy, is the first European network that Palletforce has collaborated with and members will be able to access the new service through its existing Alliance IT system. Palletforce chief executive Michael Conroy […]
There is no sign of growth in the pallet sector slowing despite a “difficult trading climate”, according to the Association of Pallet Networks (APN).