Palletforce and its haulier members moved a network record of 3.4 million pallets last year. This was an increase of 7% year-on-year with the network seeing an initial contribution from its expanded central hub, which can now handle up to 30,000 pallets daily. During 2017 it also extended the reach of its European express services to 20 countries, and its investment in technology and services in recent years was credited with aiding members’ growth. The pallet network, headquartered in Burton […]
Owens (Road Services) said investment in its depot network and a focus on steel transportation, helped boost its turnover and profit in its most recent financial year.
Industry leaders remain divided on whether the UK should remain in the EU, just over a month before the referendum on 23 June.
Industry-wide pallet weight limits are more relevant to pallet networks than large operators, according to XPO Logistics MD of transport solutions Dan Myers.