Pallet-Track members have backed a move to increase the pallet network’s internal delivery rate to pay for power-assisted delivery equipment to address weight concerns. From 1 February 2019, all vehicles making tail-lift deliveries will have power-assisted pallet trucks on board – similar to those pictured with network member Bartums – to ensure driver safety. Pallet-Track MD Nigel Parkes told MT: “It doesn’t tackle every issue but it tackles most issues that we can see. It is not just the heavy […]
Jack Richards & Son increased turnover by 17% last year after benefitting from “a benign market”, according to its MD.
Palletways has significantly increased its capacity at its central hub in Lichfield, Staffordshire, after taking on the former UK Pallets site on Fradley Distribution Park.