Profit at TNT UK almost quadrupled in 2012, during a year that put parent company TNT Express under pressure while the proposed takeover by parcel giant UPS was being considered. Pre-tax profit soared to £13.8m for the year ended 31 December 2012, after a year that saw it slip to £3.4m in 2011. It said the rise was due to “cost saving initiatives and operational changes”, as well as restraining its spending. Turnover, however, remained broadly flat at £782m, down […]
APC Overnight has appointed board member Karl Brown as CEO, replacing former CEO Syed Ziaullah who steps down for personal reasons.
TNT Express has spent £4.3m expanding its Park Royal depot in London.
CollectPlus is opening a Parcel Point operation at the Meadowhall Shopping Centre in Sheffield, enabling customers to drop-off packages and collect online purchases while shopping. More than 25 million shoppers use Meadowhall each year, and CollectPlus says the new service will help extend and enhance its network of sites located at 4,700 corner shops and petrol stations. Mark Lewis, CEO of CollectPlus – a joint venture between parcels giant Yodel and Pay Point – says: “For Meadowhall’s busy shoppers and […]