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UK pallet networks join forces to offer government a unique supply chain service for critical supplies.

Palletline Ltd are working alongside all UK pallet networks to support the government in providing an exclusive supply chain service for critical supplies. Collectively the networks have 30,000 employees, over 750 depots, a fleet of 23,500 vehicles and offer 100% UK coverage by postcode.

In 2019 UK pallet networks delivered 26 million pallets of goods.

Graham Leitch – Palletline Group Managing Director comments, “These are difficult and challenging times. We are proud to be working along-side the APN and the other networks to ensure the supply chains for government and our customers keep flowing”. 

APN Chairman Paul Sanders says, “The UK logistics industry is in the spotlight right now, providing one of the most important jobs next to healthcare. It is imperative we do all we can to ensure business continuity and the protection of vital jobs and distribution services”.

About the APN?

The Association of Pallet Networks represents the UK’s eight pallet networks which between them comprise 30,000 employees, 23,500 vehicles and 750 depots throughout the country. APN members distributed over 26 million pallets of supplies throughout the UK in 2019 and offer 100% coverage by postcode. APN also oversees the promulgation of health and safety advice, lobbies government on behalf of the sector, and enables the networks to benchmark their performance, efficiency and safety.