Same day courier firm CitySprint has completed its third acquisition this year with its purchase of Enfield-based The Courier Service. CitySprint has acquired its local and national customer base, staff and operations, including its fleet of small vans, Luton vans and transit vans. The acquisition is its third this year, following the acquisitions of Warrington-based Sameday UK and luggage delivery firm Heathrow Baggage Services in March. The Courier Services’ operations will increase CitySprint’s nationwide network to 37 service centres and […]
With annual volume growing at 15% to 18% in recent years, overnight parcels specialist APC Overnight has outgrown its national hub in Essington, West Midlands. The company is in the process of relocating to a purpose-built 120,000sq ft centre at Kingswood Lakeside just off the M6 Toll road, but due to the wet summer and longer-than-expected ground works the new hub will not be operational before spring next year. But recently appointed APC chief executive Syed Ziaullah is relaxed about […]
Hermes is rolling its click and collect ParcelShop service out to more than 450 Co-operative stores after a trial with the retailer.