Pall-Ex has expanded its operation by welcoming back well-established founder member, Panic Transport.
Rugby-based Panic Transport, which was founded in 1990, will take ownership of Pall-Ex services throughout the Coventry area.
The latest addition to Pall-Ex’s market-leading network comes following the appointment of several new key members in the Midlands and supports the company’s overall growth.
Kevin Buchanan, Group managing director at Pall-Ex, comments: “It is a pleasure to welcome Panic Transport back to the network and have such a renowned Midlands name working in partnership with Pall-Ex.
“This year we have extended our efforts to remain the marketing-leading brand for quality within the sector and our aspirations and values are closely aligned to those of Panic Transport. The addition of more like-minded quality operators within our network will ensure we continue to grow well ahead of the sector average without compromising on the high quality standards we pride ourselves on.”
Kevin Johnson, managing director at Panic Transport, comments: “We are excited to be joining Pall-Ex at a time when the company is continuing to grow while pushing to improve quality across the industry as a whole.”
“We are keen to return to our roots, having been a founding member of the Pall-Ex network, as we have seen its service levels go from strength to strength.”
“The move also means we can increase the wide range of services we offer at Panic Transport by providing a next day UK service in order to meet our customers’ needs and comes at an exciting time for us, as it will enable us to continue to grow as a company.”
Pall-Ex Group was formed by renowned entrepreneur Hilary Devey CBE in 1996 and is an award-winning network of quality hauliers, which collaborate to deliver leading palletised freight distribution services throughout the UK, Europe and beyond. With its headquarters and central UK hub located right at the heart of the Midlands, Pall-Ex has grown phenomenally since its inception in 1996.
Panic Transport was established in 1990 and has grown its services to include UK haulage and warehousing, international full loads, part loads and groupage. The company, which is also part of the Kinaxia Logistics Group, now employs a workforce of 130, with a fleet of 85 vehicles and 90 plus trailers.
For more information on joining the Pall-Ex network, visit www.pallex.co.uk.
For further details on Panic Transport, please go to www.panictransport.co.uk.