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 […]
AM Widdowson was a member of the Palletways network for only a year, Motortransport.co.uk has learnt.
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.
Pall-Ex has moved swiftly to ensure coverage continuity after St Albans-based member Bill Chippington Haulage ceased trading last week. (14 June).