Category Archives: Transport / Logistics Services

DHL invests £17.5m in UK operations

Thanks to a surge in parcel volumes in the UK, DHL has announced it is investing £17.5 million in improving capacity at key locations around its network in the UK. ...

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Victoria Bathe wins CIHT Apprentice of the Year

London South Bank University (LSBU) civil engineering apprentice Victoria Bathe has won the Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) Apprentice of the Year award. Bathe, who’s employed by construction ...

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Eva Witte to be CFO of Hermes Fulfilment

Eva Witte is to be Chief Financial Officer of Hermes Fulfilment GmBH (HF) while Kevin Kufs is to be Chief Operations Officer. Eva Witte, 44, has been working at the ...

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DX Group – second lockdown hasn’t hit business

In a trading statement, DX Group has suggested the UK’s second lockdown hasn’t impacted its business heavily. The company says it is currently on track to perform materially better than ...

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Co-op trials Starship robots in Northampton

Grocery chain Co-op has begun trialling Starship autonomous delivery robots in certain postcodes around Northampton – the second town it is trialling the robots after Milton Keynes. Co-op has significantly ...

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SendMyParcel.com launched in UK and EU

The founders of white label parcel software company MyParcel.nl have launched a new service called SendMyParcel.com that offers white label shipping software for logistics companies that possess limited and resources ...

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Yodel delivers for BoroughBox

UK parcel carriers Yodel have won a contract to deliver food and drinks for BoroughBox. BoroughBox will have a choice of the Yodel Expect service of premium Xpress service. The ...

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An Post: Parcel volumes surge by 230%

Irish postal operator An Post is set to have its busiest ever Black Friday weekend. In recent weeks An Post has opened its second automated parcel hub in CityWest, Dublin, ...

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Ford – online shoppers prefer electric delivery vehicles

Almost six in ten online shoppers in the UK and Germany would prefer deliveries by electric powered vehicles according to a survey by commercial vehicles manufacturer Ford. The Ford research ...

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Ofcom Annual Monitoring Report identifies failure of Royal Mail to meet efficiency and productivity targets

UK communications regulator Ofcom has published a report calling on Royal Mail to improve its efficiency and modernise its delivery network as the regulator suggests that the universal service obligation ...

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