Former AM Widdowson head of sales Paul Turner has joined Leicestershire-based Premier Logistics in the same role. Turner replaces Mark Steel who recently left Premier Logistics to take on the role of head of sales at pallet network Pall-Ex. Turner’s appointment sees him reunited with former Widdowson Group commercial director John Hawksworth, who joined Premier Logistics in September of last year as director and group general manager. Before this Hawksworth was MD of Birds Transport and Logistics. Turner’s former roles include […]
New Pall-Ex Group MD Kevin Buchanan has said he wishes to transform the business into the “undisputed market leader” within three years by refocusing its efforts on developing the business in the UK and Europe.
Pallet networks have so far failed to heed a call by Palletline to join it in reducing maximum pallet weights on tail-lift deliveries – though a number of them say they are considering the issue.
Pall-Ex is targeting Slovakia and the Czech Republic as its next European network, having also recently begun searching for a franchise partner in Bulgaria.