Palletways Bristol has invested £8,000 in five new electric pump trucks as demand for tail lift deliveries continues to grow. The firm, which is owned by Palletways, said the new pump trucks, supplied by SHS Handling, would help drive down the risk of accidents and reduce driver fatigue. General manager Paul Evans said: “Tail-lift deliveries can be physically demanding for drivers and this new equipment will assist them with their day-to-day activities.” The vehicles are semi-electric, which helps reduce driver […]
AM Widdowson was a member of the Palletways network for only a year, Motortransport.co.uk has learnt.
Palletways has become the first pallet network to achieve Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) accreditation for its Owned Member Depots business. FORS is a voluntary certification scheme aimed at ensuring fleet operators in London maintain high standards, it includes the fitting of cycle-safety equipment and training as one of its components. Palletways has received bronze level accreditation across its network of owned operation sites. “We will be making full use of the accreditation and access to materials to further enhance […]
The Salvatori Group has opened a new £3m site in Sittingbourne for its Palletways work .