A fresh, young leadership team and a commitment to promoting from within are starting to pay dividends at family haulage firm CS Ellis. Speaking to MT to mark Palletline’s 25th anniversary last year, the pallet network’s former chairman and CS Ellis’s current chairman, Trevor Ellis, said his son and daughter had really got a handle on the business since he stepped down a few years back. “The business has completely changed, they run it better than I did,” Ellis said, […]
Eddie Stobart Logistics subsidiary O’Connor Container Transport is set for further integration into the group after racking up a loss of £800,000.
John Hackling (Transport) saw pre-tax profits rise 41% last year, boosted by its newly opened depot in Swindon and Palletline’s decision to base a new regional hub at the depot during the period.
Palletline is backing the FairFuelUK (FFUK) campaign by sponsoring the IT infrastructure that enables FFUK to communicate with its hundreds of thousands of supporters. Kevin Buchanan, MD of Palletline, says: “We’re proud to be part of this admirable movement and the important work it is doing to force the fuel price agenda to centre stage. “Palletline has always looked out for the interests of its members and the transport industry as a whole. We believe that lower fuel duty will […]