The Fortec Distribution Network plans to open a northern hub in a bid to unlock Scotland by the year’s end. Speaking to mototransport.co.uk, Adrian Bradley, MD of the pallet network, said that the previous management team’s decision to scuttle Fortec’s northern hub in Warrington would now almost certainly be reversed. “We’re just doing the business case for it at the moment,” said Bradley. “But there are so many benefits [to having one], such as a reduction in mileage and carbon […]
The decision of Palletways member Rase Distribution to introduce a 750kg weight limit on domestic tail-lift deliveries has once again put the question of what constitutes a safe pallet weight before the haulage sector.
Palletline plans to replicate its national consolidation model with other retailers after seeing its Amazon freight volumes continue to build.