A continuing appetite among private equity and the entry of trade buyers into the sector is proof of the enduring attraction of the pallet network model, according to Palletways CEO James Wilson. Speaking to motortransport.co.uk, the man behind modern Palletways who retires from his role at the end of this month, highlighted recent changes in network ownership as a testament to the sector’s success and appeal. “I think what you are seeing is two different appetites. An appetite from the […]
Two major business wins helped turnover at Norfolk haulier Jack Richards & Son increase by 13% last year. Ashleigh Wight
Jack Richards & Sons has extended and expanded its contract with charcoal firm Big K Products for a further three years. Martin Zuill, transport operations manager at Big K, says: “Jack Richards [has] more than proved its logistics capability. So much so, that we’ve decided to award them with the contract to distribute our pallet network products throughout the UK.” Jack Richards is a member of Palletways. Dominic Purslow, Jack Richards & Son depot principal, adds: “We’re delighted to be […]
Pallet-Track has appointed Julian Maturi as the network’s new non-executive chairman, replacing John Allen.