Hermes chief executive Carole Woodhead has revealed some of its expansion plans for 2014, as it wins a new contract with jewellery retailer Cadenzza. Woodhead told Motortransport.co.uk that it hopes to increase the coverage of its Parcel Shop network, while its Warrington hub is on track to be open in the spring. She said it will open its 3,000th parcel shop this week and expects the network will increase to 5,500 shops by the end of 2014. “We’ve trebled our […]
A courier firm that works with retailer Amazon has settled four cases with its drivers and the GMB over an employment status dispute.
Barbeque manufacturer Weber Stephen has awarded a national distribution contract to Yusen Logistics.
UPS and TNT Express have submitted remedies to the European Commission to address its competition concerns, extending the review period further. The submission extends the EC’s review period by 15 business days to 5 February 2013. The proposed remedies involve the sale of the business activities and its assets. UPS needs to ensure the long-term viability of these activities and the continuity of service already provided by TNT Express. In order to receive approval, the EC will market-test the remedies. […]