Heathrow-based Gibbs Transport has become the fourth new member of Palletforce in just four weeks. The family-run haulage firm, founded over 35 years ago, provides next day pallet distribution, a nationwide delivery service with warehousing and secure storage facilities. Formerly a founding member of Pall-Ex, the company will cover SL postcodes for Palletforce – taking over area from Allport Cargo Services and Downton Thatcham. The move allows Palletforce to secure long-term delivery capacity and enhance service around the capital – […]
Palletforce member Garrett Transport will switch to Pallet-Track this summer.
Palletforce has incorporated Olympic data into its Alliance IT system to provide its 100 UK depots with the latest Games information this summer. Network members now have information about the 109 Olympic Games Lanes on the Olympic Route Network, as well as delivery restrictions affecting venues. Dean Hughes, IT director for Palletforce, says: “During the games there will be road layout alterations, diversions, parking and loading restrictions, special Games Lanes and extra security measures all of which will impact on […]
Lockwood Haulage saw its annual turnover climb by almost 20% to £17.5m in its latest reporting period, thanks to new wins and the development of existing partnerships.