Pall-Ex is working with De Montford University Leicester to develop creative ideas that promote careers in logistics to people aged 16 to 24. The palletised freight network has tasked second year marketing students to dream up ways to inspire young people into the industry. Campaigns will promote HGV driving roles and other careers and encourage applicants from under-represented groups, such as women and BAME communities. The industry is facing a growing shortage of drivers due to an ageing workforce; research […]
Pall-Ex has recruited ex-operator Graham Murray to its board in the role of director of strategic development.
Kevin Buchanan is expected to be revealed as group MD of Pall-Ex imminently, marking a sensational return for the man that quit the top job at rival Palletline in August.
Once again the UK’s nine pallet networks bucked the general trend within logistics in 2012, delivering another year of growth. While Greece teetered on the precipice, dragging the whole eurozone deeper into its protracted economic malaise, Europe remained the focal point for many of the UK’s networks looking for the next big thing. European market leader Palletways faces competition with Pall-Ex’s ambitious European plans remaining on course despite the economic headwinds from the Continent, and Palletforce finally revealing its hand […]