Bullet Express: ‘factor in growing tail lift costs or face price race to the bottom’


Operators must start factoring in the costs associated with the increasing volume of tail lift deliveries to avoid a race to the bottom on price, a leading haulier warned this week. David McCutcheon, MD of Pall-Ex member Bullet Express, estimates the additional cost of tail lift deliveries, which have grown exponentially with the rise of e-commerce, is not being fairly reflected in the prices clients pay hauliers. He said: “My company does 75 to 100 tail lift deliveries every day. […]