Morrisons has launched its online food offering, with deliveries across the Midlands due to start on 10 January. The supermarket expects to deliver to around half of the country by the beginning of 2015 using a fleet of Morrisons-liveried home delivery vehicles. The launch of Morrisons.com follows the signing of a 25-year deal with Ocado last year, which enabled it to develop its online business using Ocado’s systems. The operation will be run out of Ocado’s fulfilment centre in Dordon, […]
More than 600 Comet staff at 12 UK locations have lost their jobs after the joint administrators axed most of its home delivery operation. The collapse of the high street retailer has so far resulted in almost 900 redundancies while Deloitte continues to search for a buyer for all or parts of the business. The 603 workers of the home delivery division are based at 12 hub locations across the country, including 66 at Skelmersdale, 62 at Coatbridge and 59 […]
Gist has won one new contract and extended another with retailer Morrisons and flower supplier Dutch Flower Group respectively.
Hermes has won a contract extension from River Island, covering home delivery of clothes, shoes and accessories ordered online.