Fortec has introduced a shareholder model for members, giving them an equal say in how the pallet network is run. It said 50% of its independent hauliers have so far signed up. One, Devereux Transport, is now a shareholder in the Watford Gap area, alongside Welsh hauliers Grand Prix Express and Celtic Couriers, and Channel Seaways – which specialises in pallet delivery to the Channel Islands. Others include Allen Logistics, Bridgetime Transport, East Midlands-based B Taylor and Sons and LHT […]
Bulk logistics service provider Van den Bosch has acquired Tankspeed Logistics in Newport, bolstering its work in the intermodal transport of dry bulk products.
Scania has been ranked the most sustainable vehicle manufacturer by Corporate Knights in its annual Global 100 Index.
Vehicle utilisation for trucks involved in pallet distribution is significantly higher than the national average for artics and sits at 75.4%, according to the Association of Pallet Networks (APN).