Share prices in the industry have not changed dramatically since last week. Most have seen a small increase in value, apart from Stobart, which saw its share value remain static. The share price at UK Mail has also continued to rise, after a slight fluctuation last week. The rise came despite a recent Channel 4 Dispatches report that showed warehouse staff at UK Mail’s Bournemouth depot throwing parcels marked fragile around,which provided a few negative headlines in the main-stream press. […]
UK Mail expects volume growth in its parcels division to slow down in the second half of this year as it continues to feel the effects of a weakened retail market and poor volumes in the second quarter.
Wincanton is to reach its 20 year milestone with H J Heinz, having renewed its long-standing contract with the food giant until at least 2019.