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 […]
Leicester-based Premier Logistics has added a second southern site to its rapidly growing operation.
Palletways member Rase Distribution has introduced a 750kg weight limit on tail-lift deliveries to domestic addresses after a risk assessment by owners HW Coates concluded that the network’s 1-tonne limit was putting the firm’s drivers at risk.
Palletline plans to replicate its national consolidation model with other retailers after seeing its Amazon freight volumes continue to build.