Hermes is investing £25m in a new Warrington hub, almost tripling capacity in the area to support volume growth. The hub is due to open in April 2014 and will be capable of processing 560,000 parcels a day, which the firm said will allow room to accommodate growth in online shopping volumes. The 160,000 ft² site will have 40 inbound doors and 54 outbound doors, as well as parking for 182 trailers and 100 tractor units. The doors will be […]
UPS has become the official logistics and shipping sponsor for Ferrari.
DHL Express is to increase its prices to UK clients by an average of 4.9% next year as it looks to offset rising costs. The company said that the rate rise – which will hit customers throughout the world was due to external costs that are out of its direct control and cannot be compensated through productivity improvements or economies of scale. DHL cites research by AT Kearney from November 2011 which states that volumes for the European courier, express, […]
Grampian Continental has won £500,000 in new contracts since it opened a Newcastle site last year, it has said.