Halfords has become the latest retailer to sign up to the DPD PickUp scheme. Selected Halfords stores will be branded with the DPD PickUp logo (pictured). When DPD’s new collection strategy launches in June, customers will have the option of having parcels delivered to a selection of Halfords stores across the UK as an alternative to home delivery. Rowlands and Numark Pharmacists will also act as collection points in the network, which was originally announced in January, although DPD hopes […]
TNT’s new Swindon DC is complete and in use, and is expected to be fully operational by the end of the year.
DPD has started offering its new service Precise, which allows customers to select their own hour delivery slot.
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 […]