CollectPlus has reported record volumes, more than doubling the number of parcels handled last year to 7.7 million, up from 3.3 million the year before. It claimed that its client base has risen 32% in the past 12 months, winning new contracts from retailers including John Lewis, Asda, Clarks, Schuh and Brand Alley. Its network of parcel shops currently stands at around 5,250 across the UK, located in local convenience stores and petrol stations. Chief executive Neil Ashworth said: “It […]
Soaring online sales and driver shortages could see repeat of 2014 Black Friday chaos this Christmas, warns ParcelHero
Record online spending combined with a driver shortage exacerbated by Brexit could create the ‘Mount Everest of Christmas peaks’ this year, delivery specialist ParcelHero is warning.
DPD has invested £10.2m in opening six new or expanded depots in response to growing parcel volumes.
Parcel carrier network APC Overnight has added four new double-deck longer semi-trailers to its fleet.