Principle Pallet Network’s bid to become the UK’s ninth pallet network has ended in failure, it’s former boss has confirmed. The network, originally set up by ex-Fortec directors Marcus Fischer and Neil Hodgson, was due to debut operationally in 2016 but did not deliver within that time-frame. Having remained under the radar since, the network secured a central hub earlier this year, and seemingly renewed momentum, with the former Birds Transport site at 1 Parsonage Street, Oldbury, Birmingham its new […]
Six months after leaving Fortec to join Palletways, Newark-based International Logistics Centre said it is reaping the benefits of Palletways’ IT system, which it claimed had cut administration hours at the haulage and freight forwarding business.
Once again the UK’s nine pallet networks bucked the general trend within logistics in 2012, delivering another year of growth. While Greece teetered on the precipice, dragging the whole eurozone deeper into its protracted economic malaise, Europe remained the focal point for many of the UK’s networks looking for the next big thing. European market leader Palletways faces competition with Pall-Ex’s ambitious European plans remaining on course despite the economic headwinds from the Continent, and Palletforce finally revealing its hand […]
Pall-Ex Group is now moving more pallets by volume through its partners in continental Europe than in the UK, according to its boss.