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 […]
Pallet network Palletline has confirmed that MD Kevin Buchanan is currently on leave from the business that he has led since 2007.
Mounting losses of £1.7m accrued by Pall-Ex’s three haulage subsidiaries – Shears Brothers (Transport), Intercounty Distribution and Pall-Ex London – “constrained” HLD Holding’s performance last year, according to its latest annual results.
Pall-Ex says it has had successful start to its new night-time delivery service in the capital, with 4% of the pallet network’s London’s volumes already migrated to the new service within the first week of operation. The overnight service, which covers all postcodes affected by Olympics delivery restrictions, delivers to customers between 6pm and 6am, with take-up from some of the capital’s major high street brands and businesses. Pall-Ex MD Adrian Russell says: “This new service has already made a […]