Pallet-Track will open a £10m northern hub at Ashton-in-Makerfield, Greater Manchester, next week. The pallet network said the regional hub, which officially opens on Monday 7 August, has created 20 jobs although more are expected as volumes at the site build over time. The 70,000ft² hub will improve efficiency within the network in regards to loads for the North and Scotland, taking some of the pressure off its 276,000ft² central hub in Wolverhampton. Pallet-Track said the move would benefit around […]
Condor Logistics has appointed 10 new staff members as well as taking delivery of seven new vehicles across the Iveco range as it looks to adapt to an increase of 120 consignments per day since it joined the Palletways last year. The Portsmouth-based operator expects this number to rise to 200 consignments by the end of the year and has invested in rigids ranging between 18 and 26 tonnes to assist with local distribution. “We have ambitious plans to grow […]
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.
Pallet-Track members have backed a move to increase the pallet network’s internal delivery rate to pay for power-assisted delivery equipment to address weight concerns.