Woodall Group in Birmingham has confirmed it is no longer working with The Pallet Network (TPN). Director Richard Woodall told MT it was plugging the gap in work previously provided by TPN by working with “a third party” but he did not go into any further detail. Asked why the company had parted ways with TPN, he said: “That’s a matter between them and us.” Read more Oxford Carriers moves from Fortec to TPN Eddie Stobart’s purchase of The Pallet […]
Pall-Ex’s ambitious European expansion plan remains on track, despite the economic volatility gripping the Continent, deputy MD Cris Stephenson has said. Pall-Ex has set itself the target of having a 15 country-strong network of European franchisees by 2015. Stephenson confirmed its European expansion was “on track, and unchanged”. He said pallet networks’ inherent efficiencies and co-operative approach meant that, despite Europe’s troubles, they “play into that quite usefully. In times of economic trouble they are [often] a better option.” Pall-Ex […]
Pallet networks have so far failed to heed a call by Palletline to join it in reducing maximum pallet weights on tail-lift deliveries – though a number of them say they are considering the issue.
UK Pallets, the pallet network owned by UK Mail Group, was rocked by a 64% collapse in year-on-year profits in the year to 31 March, its parent company has revealed.