Hermes has revealed that its ParcelShops have handled more than 870,000 parcels since the concept was introduced in June. The carrier says its SME online delivery service, myHermes, has experienced significant growth in the past 12 months. myHermes volumes, including that handled by its network of 1,000 ParcelShops, have more than doubled to 3.6 million in the last year. Earlier this year the firm said the ParcelShop network was running ahead of expectations after a strong performance during the Christmas […]
Hermes has appointed two new board members to help support its plans for growth in the home delivery market. Ex-Parcelforce board member Gary Winter has joined the company as sales and marketing director, along with Jane Naumkin as human resources director. Winter has experience of the parcel industry through his previous roles as head of business development at Royal Mail packets and business transformation director at Parcelforce. He has also worked for UK Mail, Pitney Bowes and PFE International and […]
DPD has invested £10.2m in opening six new or expanded depots in response to growing parcel volumes.