UPN is offering its members “significantly upgraded support” after opening a purpose-built SmartHUB central sortation facility. The network said it had so far invested £3m on the project at Fradley Park Lichfield, half a mile from its previous location. Read more UPN to move to new central hub next year Operations commenced on schedule on 11 May, despite the challenges presented by Covid-19. UPN MD David Brown said the hub provides capacity for business growth for at least the next […]
An increasing shortage of quality hauliers is forcing pallet networks to look at ever more creative solutions to the problem of recruiting new members.
Marshalls of Eversham has become pallet network Pallet-Track’s 74th member. It is the first time the 25-year old haulier based at a former airfield in Pershore, Worcestershire, has joined a pallet network. The company, which has been operating within Pallet-Track for the past six weeks, has taken on the top part of the GL postcode, after an existing network member with additional coverage areas relinquished it. Marshalls, which has an O-licence for up to 29 vehicles and 40 trailers, provides […]
Pollock (Scotrans) saw turnover climb in its first financial results since its acquisition of fellow Palletways member Gilbraith (TS) last February.