Mitchell’s of Mansfield became the third new member of The Hazchem Network to join in April, as the group said it had seen an increase in enquiries. The haulier has operated in pallet networks for 25 years and has joined the network for deliveries in the NG area. It operates out of a depot near Sutton-in-Ashfield and three-quarters of its 40-strong fleet are ADR. Mitchell’s MD Richard Montgomery said: “Joining The Hazchem Network has completed the picture for our customers. […]
“We’ve had to right-size the business” – Simon Hobbs on a challenging first 10 months as Kinaxia chief executive
When Simon Hobbs says his induction as new Kinaxia boss wasn’t what he expected it sounds like the understatement of the year. Within weeks of taking the reins back in late January, the Covid crisis saw volumes across the group slump by 35% and cash quickly begin to drain.
NFT owner EmergeVest had made a £30m bid for pallet network Palletforce.
Palletforce has hailed the pallet selfie technology used on its fleet of forklift trucks for increasing the visibility of freight passing through its Burton upon Trent superhub.