XPO Logistics has renewed its UK partnership with La Palette Rouge (LPR), the leading provider of pooled pallets in the consumer goods (FMCG) and retail sectors in Europe. The new contract extends XPO’s relationship with LPR, a division of Euro Pool Group, to two decades. XPO will continue to manage pallet depots for LPR in Mossend, Sywell and Avonmouth, as well as a new depot in Grays, Essex. All four sites are purpose-built pallet sortation warehouses. The Grays depot houses […]
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