United Pallet Network (UPN) is to move to a new home next year as it makes provision for continuing growth. The pallet network is to relocate to a new facility on Fradley Distribution Park, where its current central hub is. A new long-term lease commences from January 2020 and UPN will be spending more than £2m on the facility, which is approximately 250,000sq ft in size. UPN’s current hub has a capacity of 8,500 pallets a night, something that it […]
Palletline plans to replicate its national consolidation model with other retailers after seeing its Amazon freight volumes continue to build.
Basildon-based EDG Group has taken over fellow TPN member Enterprise Freight and Transport Services.
West Bromwich-based Sheldon Clayton Group has acquired the Wednesbury, West Midlands operation of Manchester warehousing and transport firm CFT Services for an undisclosed sum. The move will see all 30 staff at CFT’s Wednesbury operation move to Sheldon Clayton’s 12-acre, West Bromwich site. Sheldon Clayton group MD Stephen Pollock said the acquisition would add over £3m to the group’s turnover, which has risen from £5m four years ago to £20m now, including the CFT operation. Sheldon Clayton, which has 240,000ft² […]