The continuing rise in internet shopping and an increase in the carriage of hi-tech and high-value goods helped members of the Association of Pallet Networks (APN) deliver a strong performance in 2015. The eight members delivered a total of 22.4 million pallets in 2015, up more than 8% on 2014’s volume. Economy pallets, as a category, grew by almost 11% in the year. “Confidence in the services offered by the networks has improved and we are seeing a change in […]
Palletforce member TEF Transport has acquired fellow North Yorkshire haulier Millfield Haulage for an undisclosed sum, after it was offered the business following the retirement of owners Alfred (Ted) and Jayne Beat.
From Palletforce’s new £50m super hub to Pall-Ex’s expansion across Europe, 2017 has been an exciting year for the pallet networks. MT takes a look back at what the year held for the sector’s players.