Gregory Distribution Holdings saw a “turbulent” year in 2021 as it battled the impact of the driver shortage crisis and wage inflation which hit the profitability of its pallet network operations. The family-owned firm, which is a member of both Palletways and Palletline, operates a fleet of over 1,000 vehicles and around 1,900 trailers and specialises in ambient and temperature controlled palletised services, as well as ambient and chilled warehousing. It employs over 2,300 staff across 35 locations including depots […]
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