The administrator of City Link has revealed that around 20,000 parcels remain in its network. It comes as administrator Ernst & Young announced an additional 230 redundancies on top of the 2,356 made last week. The remaining 141 staff have been retained at its HQ in Coventry and across a number of other sites to assist with the winding down of the business and returning parcels to customers. The remaining 20,000 parcels are to be sent back to its Coventry […]
Toy retailer The Entertainer has renewed its tracked parcel distribution contract with City Link, quadrupling the amount of parcels it handles for the company. City Link has held the contract for eight years and will manage the retailer’s next day deliveries out of its Bicester, Oxfordshire, depot. “We are delighted to have been appointed the sole carrier for The Entertainer, especially as our tender focused purely on the service we were already providing,” said Tim Brown, sales and marketing director […]
Marks & Spencer now believes three rather than four DCs will serve its future needs, as it continues the transformation of its supply chain to match consumers’ changing shopping patterns.
FRP Advisory, the administrators of Charles Gee Group, has confirmed to Motortransport.co.uk that it is still seeking a buyer for some of its road transport interests.