Transport Exchange Group has updated its mobile app to allow operators to provide customers with the status of their load. The app is available to Haulage Exchange and Courier Exchange customers and will provide real-time information about their deliveries. Drivers will be able to use the ‘My Booking’ area on the app to update customers when they arrive for pick-up, when the vehicle has been loaded, and when the load has reached its destination. Additional information such as number of […]
Express parcels and mail provider UK Mail Group says it is taking action to plug the gaps in its pallet distribution business UK Pallets. It reported a significant decline in operating profit from this division during the first six months of the financial year. While revenue from its pallets business rose 0.8% to £14.3m in the six months to 30 September compared to the same period last year, operating profit fell over 26% to £800,000, said the firm. UK Mail […]
Hermes will shortly be opening a temporary parcel sortation hub in Bradford to accommodate a forecast 15% rise in parcels volume this year.
DX Group has issued a profit warning due to continuing challenges in the courier market and margin pressure within its freight business.