Former Pallet Track member Express European Couriers has switched to Palletforce, becoming its 12th new business to sign up this year. The network said that the Kent firm will provide a delivery and collection service, including 40,000 sq ft of warehousing facilities, from its headquarters in Tonbridge. It will cover 12 TN postcodes. Read more Palletforce launches new artificial intelligence technology Alliance Sense Gibbs Transport moves to Palletforce in London shake-up Acclaim Pallet Express joins Palletforce Michael Conroy, Palletforce chief […]
DPD DPD’s morning delivery operation had become a victim of the company’s own success. With volumes rising 10% a year, by 2018, DPD’s 65 depots were stretched to their limits with deliveries increasingly delayed. Something had to change. DPD’s solution was to use handpicked staff, including experienced DPD drivers, to develop a new route optimisation system. Using Quantum, DPD’s 7,000 drivers now hit the road 45 minutes earlier than before and are routed more efficiently to delivery addresses. Improvements include […]
EV Cargo company Palletforce has made a number of additions to its executive team.
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 […]