From Palletforce’s new £50m super hub to Pall-Ex’s expansion across Europe, 2017 has been an exciting year for the pallet networks. MT takes a look back at what the year held for the sector’s players. Palletforce Palletforce continued to make noises about network acquisition this year, and chief executive Michael Conroy said that its newly opened £50m hub positioned it perfectly for consolidation. The Second hub opened on 10 August, and is joined with the original at Burton-upon-Trent. Palletforce now […]
The Pallet Network’s (TPN) new hub at Prologis Park Midpoint in Minworth is taking shape ahead of its planned opening next year.
Palletways (UK) saw turnover increase to £163.7m in the year to 31 May 2015 (2014: £146m), according to its latest accounts published at Companies House.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is looking at ways to reduce maximum pallet weights to 750kg in order to cut the risk of injuries to drivers making tail lift deliveries.