Palletforce has bought another haulier with the purchase of QTR Transport near Newbury. The pallet network said the acquisition will give it a stronger presence in West London and the Midlands, as well as increased access to the A34 and M4. Palletforce added that ownership of the business and its depot would enable it to look into building a southern hub. QTR was part of the Palletline pallet network. QTR Transport was founded in 1981 by Paul White, and has […]
Greater Manchester-based haulier H&B Logistics has joined pallet network Pallet-Track as part of a drive to grow the business.
Thames Valley Police are investigating an accident in which a lorry driver employed by Palletways member Reason Transport was crushed to death whilst unloading a palletised delivery in High Wycombe.
Pall-Ex has confirmed C Butt will be taking on the postcode currently run by Mainland, following the latter’s merger with Knights of Old. Kettering-based Knights of Old is a member of the Palletforce network, while Northampton’s Mainland runs in the Pall-Ex network. The businesses merged last year. From the 1 June Mainland officially became part of Knights of Old, with its brand and livery now retired in favour of the blue and yellow of Knights. Cris Stephenson, deputy MD at […]