TNT UK is restructuring its operations and sales divisions in a management shake-up that will see up to 15 redundancies. The company said it is reviewing management roles and introducing new positions that are more suitable to the way it currently operates. A spokeswoman said there will be no change in the number of vehicle movements or sites it operates from and only those in management positions will be affected. “It is with regret that there will not be roles […]
City Link’s profit and volumes suffered as it fell victim to lower than expected demand during the Olympic Games. The parcel firm posted a turnover of £76.2m for the three months ending 30 September, a 2.4% increase on the same period in 2011. It is the first time City Link has reported year-on-year growth in the last five years, Managing Director Dave Smith said. It made an adjusted operating loss of £5.5m in the third quarter, a 19.1% rise on […]
DX Group has been refused planning permission for its proposed super hub in Essington, Staffordshire.
A 15% surge in online retail returns is expected to be handled by parcel carriers today (6 December), following the high volumes processed on ‘Cyber Monday’. A peak in the number of items being returned is expected to be handled on ‘Boomerang Thursday’, CollectPlus research has revealed. The firm found that a quarter of online shoppers are happy to return items today as they are confident they will receive replacements before Christmas. Software firm MetaPack revealed that over 2 million […]