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 […]
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