DHL Express has upgraded and expanded all but 10 of its 38 UK service centres, with the most recent site opening in Park Royal, north west London, last week. UK CEO, Phil Couchman, told MT that the company plans to complete its infrastructure upgrade by early 2016. This includes the development of a new “Southern hub” in late 2015 which will replace its current site in Hounslow, Heathrow service centre and its head office. The £5m Park Royal site opened […]
Royal Mail is to open 10 temporary parcel sorting sites between now and Christmas to sort a significant amount of its peak volumes.
Global Freight Solutions (GFS) has called on online retailers to increase the number of delivery options they offer consumers and consider using more third party carriers, as demand from internet shoppers and pressure on carrier capacity continues to grow.