The Salvatori Group has opened a new £3m site in Sittingbourne for its Palletways work . The operator has recruited 45 new drivers and 18 warehouse staff for the new site, which will operate for 24 hours, six days a week. With the new site specifically for Palletways operations, Salvatori will move its work for the network out of its depots in Aylesham and Medway. The operator moves around 1,200 pallets for the network on a daily basis. The new […]
Palletways is to launch services in the Czech Republic and Slovakia next month, a move that expands its services across 13 countries on the Continent.
Walkers Transport has been appointed main haulier for SD Parr in a deal that will see it move around 2,000 pallets per year for the glaced fruits and bakery products distributor. Leeds-based Walkers secured the contract with Barnsley-based SD Parr after a competitive tender and will be responsible for storing and delivering SD Parr’s products throughout the country. John Pedley, MD at SD Parr, said that Walkers’ network, warehousing facilities and IT system meet its business needs. “We see Walkers […]
Thames Valley Police are investigating an accident in which a lorry driver employed by Palletways member Reason Transport was crushed to death whilst unloading a palletised delivery in High Wycombe.