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 […]
The Pall-Ex pallet network has signed up MT Top 100 company C Butt as a member. The Northamptonshire based company will start operations for Pall-Ex on 8 October. It will serve the CV postcodes, before expanding into the NN postcode region next year. Adrian Russell, chief executive of Pall-Ex, said: “C Butt is a key player in logistics, and its capacity means that it can cover a large area very effectively for the Pall-Ex network.” C Butt will operate two […]
Pallet networks buying member hauliers is a trend the sector will “definitely see more of” in the future, say the heads of Palletline and Pall-Ex.
Adrian Bradley has left Pall-Ex where he was operations director to lead Fortec as its first MD since 2014.