DPD has expanded its international home delivery service with the launch of DPD Direct, collaborating with domestic parcel carriers in 12 countries. Online retailers such as River Island and US jewellery retailer Rocks TV have signed up to the new service, which includes a tracking and returns service, fast customs clearance and delivery to international markets, including the USA and Australia. DPD will collect parcels from retailers before they are transported to London Heathrow, where fashion shipping firm WorldNet will […]
Wincanton has secured a four-year contract to provide support at two new DCs for furniture and homeware retailer Ikea.
Bridgetime Transport, part of The APC network, has opened a new operational parcel depot in Cwmbran.
Almost a third of logistics companies fear new B2C delivery methods such as click and collect, viewing them as a threat to their businesses, according to a report by Barclays.