Kent-based family haulier Alan Firmin has left Palletforce to join Pallet-Track as it pushes for further growth in 2017. The road transport, distribution and logistics company will take on the Kent region for Pallet-Track. The network had been managing the postcode as a temporary measure, since the departure of Birds Transport from Pallet-Track last year. Pallet-Track founder and MD Nigel Parkes said Alan Firmin’s decision to switch to Pallet-Track from Palletforce was “a significant coup,” adding that the firm is […]
Express parcels and mail provider UK Mail Group says it is taking action to plug the gaps in its pallet distribution business UK Pallets. It reported a significant decline in operating profit from this division during the first six months of the financial year. While revenue from its pallets business rose 0.8% to £14.3m in the six months to 30 September compared to the same period last year, operating profit fell over 26% to £800,000, said the firm. UK Mail […]
The members of the Association of Pallet Networks (APN) moved more than 17.5 million pallets in the first nine months of 2016.
The sale of its Palletforce shares after the purchase of the pallet network last year by EmergeVest sent Farrall’s’ profit soaring in 2015.