Hermes has added 300 Cartwright trailers to its trunking fleet to keep pace with growing parcel volume. The 13.6m Fastback trailers were bought as part of the parcel firm’s plan to increase capacity to accommodate the rise in volumes. A spokeswoman told MotorTransport.co.uk that volumes have jumped to 163 million parcels per year in the last 12 months, up from the 140 million it processed in the previous year. The trailers will be used for trunking between its network of […]
Hermes chief executive Carole Woodhead has revealed some of its expansion plans for 2014, as it wins a new contract with jewellery retailer Cadenzza.
Increased parcel volumes at UK Mail have seen the carrier lower its price-per-drop for delivery drivers in order to remain competitive, angering a union.
Hermes has launched a new service, called Postable, aimed at SMEs sending small items that will fit through a standard letterbox.