The Pallet Network (TPN) is to charge for tail-lift deliveries in response to the recently published safety guidance on pallet weights. The surcharge will be applied on all tail-lift deliveries from 1 August 2021, which TPN said was aimed at protecting driver safety, service levels and profitability. The Sutton Coldfield-based network, which has a 119 members and 130 depots, claims to be the first pallet network to add a surcharge on tail-lift deliveries. It said the move is in recognition […]
Fortec will complete its most significant IT project in a decade by the end of the year, in a move it claims will put it ahead of its pallet network rivals and on par with the best the parcels sector can offer.
There is no sign of growth in the pallet sector slowing despite a “difficult trading climate”, according to the Association of Pallet Networks (APN).
Time is running out for HGV drivers and operators to oppose government plans to make lorry drivers legally liable in the event of a collision, the RHA warned this week.