Tuffnells Parcels Express MD Chris Ward is leaving the business following its integration within parent company Connect Group. Connect Group, which also owns Smiths News, bought Tuffnells in November 2014. A spokeswoman for Connect Group said Ward, who joined the business in May 2015, will be leaving the business as it moves towards a single leadership team across the whole group. However, Smiths News MD Jonathan Bunting will remain as chief operations officer for both divisions. The spokeswoman said there […]
Tuffnells Parcels Express has been acquired by newspaper and magazine distributor Connect Group for £113.4m.
Connect Group saw its revenue climb 0.2% in the 20 weeks to 21 January 2017 with it parcel freight division leading the way.
Newspaper and magazine distributor Smiths News has begun a partnership with Amazon to offer online shoppers a same-day parcel collection service.