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Shareholder model puts Fortec members in the driving seat

Shareholder model puts Fortec Distribution Network members in the driving seat

Fortec Distribution Network has put its members in the driving seat by introducing a shareholder model for its pallet network. To date, over 50% of its independent hauliers have become shareholder members, each gaining an equal say in how the business is run. Longstanding Fortec member Devereux Transport, in the …

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Pall-Ex London appoints new General Manager

Pall-Ex London appoints new General Manager

Pall-Ex London has welcomed an industry expert to lead the business forward following the challenges of the last 12 months. The Basildon-based logistics firm, which services large parts of Essex is an Owned Operation of Pall-Ex (UK) Ltd, and is now being headed up by Brian Devine, who brings with …

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Walkers Transport secures £20m logistics contract with Sika Everbuild

WALKERS TRANSPORT SECURES 20m GBP LOGISTICS CONTRACT WITH SIKA EVERBUILD

Walkers Transport has secured a three-year transport and logistics contract worth over £20million with the UK’s leading sealant, adhesive and building chemical supplier, Sika Everbuild. Under the terms of the new contract, Walkers becomes Everbuild’s principal transport and logistic partner; and will be responsible for inbound and outbound logistics and …

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Pall-Ex Group Awards celebrate keyworkers

Pall-Ex Group Awards celebrate keyworkers

Pall-Ex Group has celebrated the logistics industry’s keyworkers at its annual awards event. Network members from over 170 independent UK hauliers, International partners and internal team members joined Pall-Ex Group to celebrate successfully steering their way through a challenging year, while maintaining high standards of service and increasing freight volume. …

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Coca-Cola European Partners signs a five-year contract renewal with CHEP for the use of circular packaging services

Coca-Cola European Partners signs a five-year contract renewal with CHEP

CHEP, the supply chain solutions company, has announced a new five-year contract with Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) until April 2025 to supply pooled pallets across Western Europe. CHEP’s business model, which is based on circular economy principles, consists of sharing and reusing packaging by manufacturers and retailers throughout the supply …

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Pall-Ex Group appoints new Finance Director

Pall-Ex Group appoints new Finance Director

Pall-Ex Group has strengthened its board of directors with the appointment of a new UK Finance Director. Paul Robins has joined the logistics giant from UK Mail, part of the Deutsche Post DHL Group, bringing more than 20 years’ experience in the parcel sector to the role. He previously held …

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Palletways celebrates 20 in 20 with record new members in 2020

Warwick Trimble, Network Director at Palletways

Palletways, an Imperial Group company and Europe’s largest and fastest growing express palletised freight network recruited 20 new members during 2020, a record number for the expanding company. The new joiners are from all corners of the UK which will significantly benefit the network and its member’s operational area efficiencies. …

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Nijmegen provides Palletways with a gateway to Europe

Palletways Nijmegen Hub

Since the UK voted to leave the EU in June 2016, Palletways, an Imperial Group company and Europe’s largest and fastest growing express palletised freight network, has been working hard to ensure the business is well prepared to continue to deliver a high-quality service for its members and customers. Part …

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Pall-Ex to support additional growth with new northern hub

Pall-Ex to support additional growth with new northern hub

Pall-Ex is driving ahead with its on-going UK expansion by opening the doors to an additional 120,000 sq ft state-of-the-art Northern hub in Rochdale. Pall-Ex shareholder and founder member, A.D.D. Express Ltd, is in the driving seat of the new operation, which offers an accessible location for network members across …

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