The Pallet Network (TPN) has launched a recycling scheme which has cut members’ costs, their landfill waste and their carbon footprint. TPN’s end-of-life pallet scheme allows members to return end-of-life pallets and other waste wood to its Minworth hub near Sutton Coldfield, where it is shipped to a plant which processes the waste into raw material for chipboard production and for use in carbon-neutral power stations. Members save on the cost of having to regularly clear or dispose of their […]
Heywood, Lancashire based logistics service provider Yearsley Group has taken delivery of two urban semi-trailers for controlled temperature operations that it says will help ease deliveries into urban environments and reduce its carbon footprint.
Simpsons Logistics transferred 70 employees to another company when HMRC attempted to wind it up and agreements with APC Overnight and The Pallet Express (TPN) were cancelled, according to administrators.
Viridor Waste Management has purchased paper collecting and processing business Pulp Friction for £9m as it looks to diversify. Pulp Friction has an O-licence for up to 28 vehicles and 22 trailers spread across two locations in Erith, Kent. Colin Drummond, chief executive of Viridor, said: “The acquisition of this paper collection and processing business is in line with the group’s strategy of expanding its waste management activities, particularly in collection and recycling.” Pulp Friction processes around 100,000 tonnes of […]