APN – COVID 19 Updates

 MARCH 2020

In these unique and challenging times, over 700 logistics businesses, all members of the UK’s eight major Pallet networks are to put their combined fleet of 23,500 vehicles at the government’s disposal.

In an unprecedented move headed by the Association of Pallet Networks (APN), these specialist UK logistics networks have joined forces to offer their services for the express distribution of critical emergency and food supplies. Between them they have 30,000 employees, over 750 depots, and offer 100 per cent national coverage by postcode.

The APN have published a series of press releases regarding its response to these uniquely challenging times.

Covid 19 UPDATE 1– In conjunction with the APN (Association of Pallet Networks) all UK Pallet Networks have announced a massive collaboration. UK Pallet Networks are joining forces to offer government a unique supply chain service for critical supplies Click here 

Covid 19 UPDATE 2 – APN calls for all distribution workers to be eligible for school support. Key Worker status is vital for warehouse staff, forklift drivers and other supply chain operatives to keep essential supplies movingClick here 

Covid 19 UPDATE 3 – APN calls for fuel duty derogation  to help the UK Logistics Industry fulfil its vital role during time of national crisis. APN calls for derogation of fuel duty immediately to reduce pressure for our most essential supply chain businessesClick here 

Covid 19 UPDATE 4 – APN recommends contactless deliveries for all Pallet Network customers. To protect staff and customers the APN is recommending contactless deliveries and a suspension of COP services Click here 

Founded in 2006 the Association of Pallet Networks (APN) membership comprises of the eight leading pallet networks in the UK – www.theapn.co.uk  #StrongerTogether

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