City Link cut its first quarter losses by more than a third but remained loss-making ahead of its sale to turnaround investor Better Capital. The parcel carrier cut its first quarter adjusted operating loss by 36% to £8.1m (2012: £12.7m) during the first three months of 2013. Former parent Rentokil Initial’s first quarter results also revealed that the operator’s turnover was slightly down at £72.7m (2012: £73.5m). Rentokil Initial chief executive Alan Brown said City Link’s results were “in line […]
APC Overnight is to hold a recruitment open day for former City Link staff tomorrow (6 January).
Hermes has revealed that its ParcelShops have handled more than 870,000 parcels since the concept was introduced in June.
UK Mail Group has made a “satisfactory” start to its financial year, with revenue up by 13% compared with the same period last year, or by 10% if excluding Royal Mail price hikes implemented on 2 April. First-quarter results, for the period 1 April to 10 July, show mixed fortunes across the group’s four divisions – parcels, mail, courier and pallets – with tight cost control remaining a key focus across the board. The parcels business showed good growth in […]