The pallet network sector is ripe for consolidation and Palletforce may play its part, CEO Michael Conroy hinted. Speaking to Motortransport.co.uk ahead of the opening of its superhub in Burton-upon-Trent, Conroy said it was common sense that the eight-strong pallet network sector needed consolidation, suggesting there might only be four or five in the marketplace in the next few years. “Whether we do something or not. It is going to happen,” said Conroy. “So we can let it happen and […]
This year’s most read was dominated by the sad demise of national haulier Canute, which never recovered from the end of its long-term contract with retailer Wilko last year.
John Jempson and Son saw profit more than double in 2015 boosted by the sale of its Palletforce shares.