Yodel delivered over 14 million parcels during the Christmas peak after investing heavily in planning and boosting capacity. The company added that between 1 December and 24 December only a small number of parcels weren’t delivered, in the main where it was unable to gain access to the address or the addressee was unavailable to sign for the delivery. Yodel began investing in peak planning in the spring, including increasing its capacity by opening temporary service centres and 15 contingency […]
Yodel has delivered annual profits “well beyond all forecasts” driven by the boom in e-commerce which saw it land a number of major deals with multiple clients over the past year. In its latest trading update for the fourth quarter to 30 June 2021, the company revealed it has exceeded its financial targets, with Q4 volumes up by a record 12% compared to the same period last year. Total volumes in the twelve months to 30 June 2021 leapt by […]
Yodel has suspended one of its couriers after publication of a YouTube video apparently showing one of its team throwing a parcel containing a Tower of London ceramic poppy over a fence.
Royal Mail parcel volumes will continue at a “significantly higher” level than in pre-Covid-19 times, according to its latest trading update.