Morrisons has extended its home delivery service into Hull and Manchester as it continues with plans to offer grocery deliveries to 50% of UK addresses by the end of the year. Deliveries in the two areas began on Monday 2 June and follow the introduction of similar operations in Yorkshire, London and Warwickshire earlier in the year. The latest expansion has seen the supermarket offer the service to almost a million more addresses across Manchester, Hull and Beverley, East Riding. […]
Morrisons has confirmed plans to close the transport operation at its Swan Valley DC in Northampton, bringing in third parties to handle deliveries from the site.
Hermes has won a three-year contract with mail order clothing retailer Chums to handle over 250,000 home deliveries a year.
The boss of one of the largest own-account fleets in the country, Morrisons, has launched a robust defence of the longer semi-trailer trial claiming it has helped it deliver a 6.5% productivity saving since the trial began.