Pallet-Track member Aztek Logistics has provided vital storage for essential PPE during the coronavirus pandemic. Aztek founder Stuart Charter and his team has been storing essential PPE at the company’s BRC-accredited 120,000sq ft premises in Letchworth, free of charge until needed by the local NHS East Ambulance storage facility. Charter said: “Storing the PPE locally is essential to enable urgent distribution to the areas in need, helping to ensure our healthcare workers’ safety. “We were happy to help and will […]
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