Royal Mail has won two new contracts with British Gas, delivering mail to customers and parts and equipment to engineers. The five year mail contract, set to begin in Spring 2013, will see it collect, sort and deliver gas bills to households across Britain. It won the contract back from rival TNT Post, which took the business from Royal Mail in 2007. Royal Mail has also been awarded a five year equipment delivery contract, delivering energy monitoring Smart Meters to […]
The Communication Workers Union (CWU) has called off the 24-hour Royal Mail and Parcelforce strike planned for Monday (4 November).
Lewis Tankers has won a three year distribution contract with Vivergo Fuels, transporting bioethanol to refineries across the UK. The contract will see Lewis Tankers distribute bioethanol from the fuel firm’s biorefinery in Saltend, near Hull, Humberside – which is expected to become fully operational this quarter – to major fuel suppliers across the UK. Lewis Tankers will initially manage the operation out of its headquarters in Hensall, North Yorkshire, but expects to review this as volumes increase and planning […]
Royal Mail’s overseas division was still driving business growth in Q1 of its financial year, as letter volumes continued to plummet.