Attracting the “best members in every postcode” will be Palletforce’s priority in the next year now its Burton-on-Trent super hub is fully operational. HRH Princess Anne attended the official opening of the £50m expansion to its original hub, which has taken capacity at the site to 620,000ft² yesterday (5 October). Chief executive Michael Conroy said the site is “the next milestone in Palletforce’s development”. “We’re in a growing sector, and Palletforce is at the forefront of that growth. We wanted […]
Lockwood Haulage saw its annual turnover climb by almost 20% to £17.5m in its latest reporting period, thanks to new wins and the development of existing partnerships.
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 […]
Pallet Network Palletforce has released a live-tracking iPhone app. Called Palletforce Pallet Tracking, the free app makes it possible to see exactly where a consignment is at any stage of its journey. Dean Hughes, Palletforce’s IT director, says: “It offers another quick and easy way for customers to track their deliveries from anywhere in the world.” The app uses information from Palletforce’s Alliance IT system to pinpoint where each consignment is. Customers need only to type in their delivery details […]