Downes Transport has signed up with United Pallet Network (UPN) after Pallet Track gave the company 12 months’ notice last year. The family firm, which is based in Amesbury, Wiltshire will cover SP and several RG postcodes for UPN. UPN MD David Brown welcomed Downes Transport to the network. He said: “Downes Transport have an excellent reputation and solid experience in pallet networking. “I am really pleased that this established family business is committing itself to UPN. They are going […]
Gregory Distribution has renewed its farm collection contract with Dairy Crest at Davidstow in Cornwall. The new contract, which commences on 2 December, is for a period of three years. In a statement the company says: “This renewal is a reflection of the continued commitment by all Gregory staff involved in the Dairy Crest contract to deliver the excellent service provided to our customer”. Resulting from this award, Gregory will be investing in a new fleet of vehicles and trailers […]
Palletforce has partnered with Italian pallet network One Express, launching a direct service to Italy for its members. The partnership began on 1 November and will allow Palletforce to offer its members day definite delivery and daily departures to Italy. Bologna-based One Express, which has 70 depots over Italy, is the first European network that Palletforce has collaborated with and members will be able to access the new service through its existing Alliance IT system. Palletforce chief executive Michael Conroy […]
Pallet network Palletline has confirmed that MD Kevin Buchanan is currently on leave from the business that he has led since 2007.