Billingham-based Nicholson’s Transport has been placed into administration and ceased trading, motortransport.co.uk can reveal. Nicholson Group – the parent company – is not affected with its general haulage, Hiab, warehousing and pick and pack services continuing. However the business’s work for The Pallet Network (TPN) and The Hazchem Network has ended. Nicholson’s Transport is owned by MD David Nicholson. The business held an O-licence, now surrendered, authorising 14 vehicles and 15 trailers. Its most recently published accounts for the year […]
The logistics industry needs to be able to react quickly to changing consumer trends, especially as the UK has become one of the leading e-commerce markets, according to the FTA.
The issue of significant downward rate-pressure remains the elephant in the room despite continued volume growth in the pallet sector, according to network heads. Speaking after the Association of Pallet Networks revealed its members had experienced volume growth of more than 4% in the first half of the year (compared to 7.9% in 2011), Adam Leonard, MD of The Pallet Network , said the sector was at risk of repeating the mistakes previously made in the independent parcels sector. “There’s […]