B2C parcel carrier Hermes is launching a seven-day home delivery service, which it hopes will increase its first-time delivery rate. Sunday deliveries will initially be available as a next-day delivery option for retail orders made on Saturdays, and will be fully tracked. Hermes’ service follows the introduction of seven-day deliveries by Amazon Logistics last month, which uses third-party carriers to deliver online orders from its own regional DCs. The operator also hopes to increase the services available to consumers by […]
Amazon plans to open four more depots under its ‘Amazon Logistics’ business in 2014 to give it more flexibility and capacity.
Hermes is rolling its click and collect ParcelShop service out to more than 450 Co-operative stores after a trial with the retailer.
Hermes is set to roll out an improved delivery window service this year, which will narrow its delivery slots down to just a couple of hours.