Palletline has appointed former City Link regional network manager Richard Gutsell as its head of hub operations.
Gutsell brings with him more than 25 years of logistics industry experience. While at City Link he also worked as the now defunct firm’s head of hubs.
He will be responsible for the day-to-day running of Palletline’s multi-hub operations.
Graham Leitch, managing director at Palletline, said: “At this time of growth for the network, operational efficiency and logistics planning are absolutely fundamental. With responsibility for maintaining and enhancing our provision of quality, timely and cost-effective services, Richard will become a key member of the team and is a key appointment for us.”
Palletline is a member-owned cooperative network with more than 6,000 vehicles, 12,000 staff and has access to over five million square feet of warehousing space.