Royal Mail will launch the UK’s largest click and collect network later this year, introducing the service to over 10,000 Post Office branches. The post and parcel carrier is currently in talks with a number of major online retailers about offering the service on their websites when it becomes available later this year. It also hopes to extend the service to smaller e-tailers in 2014. Over 4,000 Post Office stores will remain opened outside of usual hours when the initiative […]
DPD is to begin delivering parcels seven days a week to meet demand from e-commerce customers.
Royal Mail staff have accepted a deal with the Communication Workers Union to increase pay, job security and stability, ending the operator’s lengthy dispute with the union.
A trailblazer apprenticeship standard for managers in the parcel courier sector has been submitted to BIS by the Institute of Couriers (Ioc) in light of the e-retail boom and upcoming apprenticeship levy.