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 […]
Parcel carrier Worldwide Logistics and Distribution (WWLD) has acquired two-man delivery firm HTH Logistics, which trades as Home Direct Logistics.
The Communication Workers Union (CWU) has said a 24-hour strike at Royal Mail and Parcelforce will take place on Monday 4 November if an agreement is not reached over pay, job security, and terms and conditions.
Royal Mail has revealed that fuel costs for its fleet of 37,000 light and heavy commercial vehicles are at a record high, pushing it to introduce a fuel surcharge for the first time.