Home deliveries by pallet networks continued to grow strongly in what was a record breaking 2017, according to the Association of Pallet Networks (APN). The latest APN figures reveal that home delivery volumes leapt by 6.9% last year as part of the sector’s continued growth, and they are 24% higher than when APN started to look at the measure in 2014. The UK’s eight pallet networks shifted a record 25 million-plus pallets last year, with 12.5% of this – some 3.1 […]
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is looking at ways to reduce maximum pallet weights to 750kg in order to cut the risk of injuries to drivers making tail lift deliveries.
Morrisons has signed a 25-year deal with Ocado to enable it to develop its online grocery home delivery business, using its logistics and technology operations along with a fleet of Morrisons-liveried vehicles.