Truswell Haulage has left Palletforce for Palletline in order to centralise pallet operations around its hub. The Barnsley-based business, which was a Palletforce member for six years, said that while there was no bad blood between it and its former network, the move would boost operational efficiency. MD Ian Truswell told MT: “As the pallet distribution business has evolved and become more sophisticated over the years, Truswell has taken the initiative to move networks from Palletforce to Palletline in order […]
Palletline has appointed a number of operators to cover the postcode area formerly covered by Orb Logistics, which went into administration and ceased trading last week.
Palletforce has partnered with Italian pallet network One Express, launching a direct service to Italy for its members. The partnership began on 1 November and will allow Palletforce to offer its members day definite delivery and daily departures to Italy. Bologna-based One Express, which has 70 depots over Italy, is the first European network that Palletforce has collaborated with and members will be able to access the new service through its existing Alliance IT system. Palletforce chief executive Michael Conroy […]
S&S Distribution saw a 3.2% decrease in turnover in the financial year ending 31 July 2013, but experienced an upturn in fortunes during the latter half of last year.