UPS Europe president Jim Barber will replace Dan Brutto as UPS International president when he retires at the end of April. Barber has held senior roles in the international management team since 2004, with roles including president of the UK and Ireland district and chief operating officer for UPS Europe. He is currently responsible for operations in over 120 EMEA countries. UPS chairman and chief executive Scott Davis said: “We have a strong growth strategy and we will continue to […]
TNT Express has said it hopes to see a “positive impact” from its profit improvement plan in the second half of 2013, after reporting a 26% drop in first quarter EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) operating profit.
More than three quarters of UK consumers say reliable delivery is there number one priority, according to a report from UPS.
UPS and TNT Express have submitted remedies to the European Commission to address its competition concerns, extending the review period further. The submission extends the EC’s review period by 15 business days to 5 February 2013. The proposed remedies involve the sale of the business activities and its assets. UPS needs to ensure the long-term viability of these activities and the continuity of service already provided by TNT Express. In order to receive approval, the EC will market-test the remedies. […]