Parcels distribution firm Yodel says it is working with immigration officials following a raid at one of its depots in Surrey last Friday (3 May) that resulted in the arrest of 10 men working there. Acting on a tip-off, some 40 Home Office immigration officers took part in the operation at Yodel’s site in Ellis Road, Mitcham, questioning staff to ensure they had the right to be working in the UK. Of the 10 arrested, two Brazilians were subsequently released […]
Parcelforce Worldwide has launched a new delivery notification service which it hopes will improve convenience for business customers and consumers.
Same day courier firm CitySprint has completed its third acquisition this year with its purchase of Enfield-based The Courier Service.
City Link’s profit and volumes suffered as it fell victim to lower than expected demand during the Olympic Games. The parcel firm posted a turnover of £76.2m for the three months ending 30 September, a 2.4% increase on the same period in 2011. It is the first time City Link has reported year-on-year growth in the last five years, Managing Director Dave Smith said. It made an adjusted operating loss of £5.5m in the third quarter, a 19.1% rise on […]