Thursday 21st Feb 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Wyvern Cargo joins Palletforce

Dorset-based Wyvern Cargo, which specialises in distribution and warehousing for clients such as Jordans Ryvita, has joined the Palletforce network.

7,800 hauliers claim compensation for truck price fixing

More than 7,800 truck operators have signed up or registered to the Road Haulage Association’s claim for compensation from a group of commercial vehicle manufacturers who were found to be operating a price fixing cartel.

Carexp joins Fortec

Birmingham-based Carexp Logistics has joined the Fortec pallet network, covering part of the B postcode area in the Birmingham area.

Two new members for UPN

United Pallet Network has added two members to its network: Mars Jones, which is based in North Wales, and Oxfordshire-based Xpression Logistics.

AB InBev trials LNG deliveries

Budweiser, Stella Artois, Beck’s and Bud Light brewer AB InBev is to trial the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to make beer deliveries as it aims to meet its 2025 Sustainability Goals of reducing 25 per cent of CO2 emissions across the value chain.

Prohire wins Abbey Logistics contract

Abbey Logistics is to take a fleet of Mercedes Actros 2446LS tractor units from Prohire on a 60-month contract to support a new bulk flour contract with British baker Hovis.

£70bn transformation plans for the North

Transport for the North has set out draft proposals for the Strategic Transport Plan and the Investment Programme which is to rebalance underinvestment and drive transformation in northern infrastructure over the next 30 years using up to £70 billion of investment.

UPN central hub relocation plans

United Pallet Network is to relocate its central hub operations in line with company growth and operational development strategy as of January 2020.

ICS joins TPN

ICS Distribution has accepted The Pallet Network’s invitation to join the network.