A pallet wrapping company has warned that businesses are wasting hundreds of thousands of pounds per year by not ensuring goods are adequately packaged. Golden Valley Pallet Wrap Specialists (GVPS) said it was “surprising” that some firms often overlook the price of wrapping pallets, given the huge costs involved. And it warned that supply chain overheads could rocket if loads become unstable during transit or pallets spill their contents. GVPS MD Martyn Sumner said the most common mistake it sees […]
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