Pallet-Track has purchased Redhill-based Horley Road Services. The fourth generation business, which was a Palletforce member until a year ago, will cover the CR postcode area for the network. All existing members of staff are in the process of being transferred to Pallet-Track. Pallet-Track founder Nigel Parkes said that the move was one-off, and not the beginning of an acquisition strategy. The company was for sale, he told Motortransport.co.uk, because owner Iain Mays was looking to retire, and the opportunity […]
Pallet-Track is to launch a European service after entering a partnership with Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK. The deal grants Pallet-Track access via Hellmann to Europe while granting the operator inroads into the UK’s pallet network market.
Early reports show London 2012 didn’t result in the hoped-for volume growth for logistics After the expectation, worry and planning, London 2012 has passed into history. Confounding expectations, the organisers delivered and the UK got behind the competition with uncharacteristic fervour. But while we can all take pride from the record medal haul, did this translate into more sorely needed business for Team Road Transport? Nick Matthews, MD of Essex haulier Roadways Container Logistics, said: “While the Olympics was a […]