Tuffnells has seen a significant increase in consignments for medical products and healthcare supplies as it continues to deliver vital items to essential businesses and services dealing with COVID-19. Order data comparing February to March showed an 89% increase in consignments for medical products and a 49% increase for healthcare supplies. Orders for healthcare items surged from just over 40,000 during a four-week period in February to almost 70,000 in the same period in March, as well as medical products […]
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