Parcelforce Worldwide has released the details of its contract with Palletways, revealed by Motortransport.co.uk in January. Speaking to Motortransport.co.uk at the start of the year about the deal, James Wilson, chief executive at Palletways, said that many of the national postal companies across Europe struggle to deliver express freight, especially the sorts of heavy, irregular items typically moved through pallet hubs. With the pallet network now providing collection and distribution services across 20 countries in Europe it has become “rapidly […]
South West Delivery Services owed almost £1.3m to creditors when it was placed into liquidation in June.
UPS and TNT Express have submitted remedies to the European Commission to address its competition concerns, extending the review period further. The submission extends the EC’s review period by 15 business days to 5 February 2013. The proposed remedies involve the sale of the business activities and its assets. UPS needs to ensure the long-term viability of these activities and the continuity of service already provided by TNT Express. In order to receive approval, the EC will market-test the remedies. […]
Advanced Supply Chain has won a five-year contract with bathroom product manufacturer Ultra Finishing Group.