Palletline appoints logistics chief

Palletline has appointed Paul Elson as managing director of its logistics business. During the last four years the  pallet network operator has acquired S&S Distribution, Mike Watson Transport, ABE Ledbury and Fast Forward Distribution which, together with Palletline London, forms Palletline Logistics a fully owned subsidiary of Palletline. [+]

Palletline supports Cycling Santas

Volunteer 'Santas' and Palletline staff are taking to their bikes and pedalling more than 250 miles from London to Glasgow, raising funds and delivering Christmas presents to children affected by neuroblastoma. Palletline is also encouraging individuals and firms nationwide to help it meet its target of giving a present to every ... [+]

Palletline’s Kevin Buchanan moves to Pall-Ex

Former Palletline boss Kevin Buchanan is to join the rival Pall-Ex network as group managing director from 24 November. Former group MD Adrian Russell becomes deputy chairman, and Chris Tancock is promoted from sales director to deputy group MD as part of the strategy to develop European networks. Hilary Devey, who ... [+]

Palletline boss quits

Palletline managing director Kevin Buchanan is leaving the pallet network to “pursue exciting new opportunities” outside the business. His successor will be confirmed in due course.   [+]

Palletline adds logistics network

Hauliers involved in the Palletline pallet delivery network have launched what they say is the UK’s first member-owned logistics provider. PLUS Logistics will offer a range of contract logistics services in the UK and Europe including warehousing and storage, pick and pack, consolidation services and click and collect. PLUS Logistics ... [+]

Floods fail to deter Gregory’s guys

The team at Devon based Palletline member Gregory Distribution swung into action to keep deliveries moving during the recent floods.“The floods were unbelievable,” said Darren Beaven, Gregory Distribution depot principal. “But the way our staff handled them comes a close second.” The Palletline network relied on its drivers to be the ... [+]

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