Pallet distribution hauliers have banded together under a new RHA forum that aims to tackle major issues facing the sector and share best practice. The forum, which was formally launched in March at the RHA’s AGM, is open to association members who are either in a pallet network or hauliers involved in pallet distribution. The pallet distribution forum will operate under the umbrella of what was the RHA’s Transport and Warehousing Group, and is now known as the Transport, Warehousing […]
Derbyshire’s Bow Distribution has moved from UK Pallets to the United Pallet Network (UPN), ending an eight-year relationship with its former network. Bow made the switch last month and is covering the same DE postcode for UPN. It has been replaced at UK Pallets by Allegro Transport. Andy Bowd, chairman at Bow Distribution, says: “With UPN we now have access to micro and quarter pallets and can therefore offer our customers a greater range of product.” Bowd adds that UPN’s […]
Kevin Buchanan is expected to be revealed as group MD of Pall-Ex imminently, marking a sensational return for the man that quit the top job at rival Palletline in August.
International truck operators have been left in limbo after the French government announced a further – this time indefinite – suspension of its Ecotax road user charging scheme.