Downes Transport Go Full Time with UPN

United Pallet Network (UPN) has announced that Downes Transport have signed a full membership agreement with its nationwide pallet network from June 2020.

Having been a Member of another Pallet Network for fourteen years, they have now committed to UPN as a future partner, offering customers all they need and a great service. 

Downes Transport is a family owned and managed business based in Amesbury, Wiltshire. The business was established in 1995 by its owner Douglas Downes.

“We are really pleased to be committing to this relationship with UPN”, said Craig Downes – Downes Transport MD,

“They are a flexible and friendly network with a very professional approach. Every pallet counts, and with UPN, we are really feeling valued as a network member. UPN Membership is going to help our business grow”.

Located at the Boscombe Down Business Park right on the A303 linking the south west and London Downes Transport serves a wide customer base with an extensive range of UK and international services. Downes Transport will be handling SP, and several RG Postcodes.

“Downes Transport have an excellent reputation and solid experience in Pallet Networking,” commented UPN Managing Director – David Brown,

“I am really pleased that this established family business is committing itself to UPN. They are going to be a real asset to our network.”

By homing in on the company’s distinct point of difference within the sector in terms of its bespoke IT support systems and infrastructure, and its quality driven focus on service excellence, UPN has established a unique position in the pallet network sector with its “Unique IQ” Initiative.

Established in 2001 and now the only privately owned UK Network, UPN has grown strongly and steadily into a high-quality palletised freight distribution network.

Focussed on growth through member success UPN currently have over 90 members covering the whole of the UK, and European partners providing coverage throughout 26 countries.

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