Elddis Transport has joined Palletforce after a 17-year hiatus from pallet networks. Based in County Durham, Elddis runs a fleet of 160 vehicles out of nine hubs. It will cover postcodes in the Consett and Tyne Valley area for Palletforce from today (26 October). Elddis joins Murray Hogg (a founder Pall-Ex member), which became a Palletforce member in May, and long-standing member BM Stafford International Transport. Palletforce said it had now significantly boosted its presence in the north-east of England. […]
Simpson Logistics ran out of road due to a customer dispute and creditors chasing payment, says administrator
Administrators handling the affairs of County Durham haulier Simpsons Logistics said it had stopped trading due to a combination of cash flow issues, a customer dispute and a winding up petition.
Elddis Transport MD Nigel Cook has been appointed chairman of the High Cube Network, a consortium of eight operators, including Elddis, S&R Smith and Sons and Owens Transport, that was launched in April.
Pallet-Track has purchased Redhill-based Horley Road Services.