“It’s a win-win” – Pall-Ex group chief executive Kevin Buchanan on the Fortec deal and how he’s set to revolutionise the business


 

When news broke in June that Pall-Ex was about to take over the Fortec Distribution Network, many saw the move as a major consolidation of the pallet sector. But as the dust settles on the deal, which comes only nine months after the management buyout which saw Pall-Ex founder Hilary Devey step down from the day-to-day running of the business, group chief executive Kevin Buchanan takes a different view: “We regard it as a major partnership rather than a consolidation,” […]