Home delivery specialist Yodel has gone through some well-publicised growing pains since its creation from the merger of HDNL and the day domestic side of DHL in 2010.Despite halving its losses, it still posted a £67m deficit at the end of June 2012 and had suffered capacity issues during the 2011 Christmas peak as it struggled to cope with the influx of volumes. It was clear that the company needed someone to take the helm and help turn the company around and Yodel […]
Yodel has had its contract to provide the logistics for The Tour of Britain extended by five years.
Yodel owners, the Barclay family are thought to be considering offloading the troubled company.
CitySprint has introduced a one-hour delivery-window service for retailers, allowing them to offer greater flexibility in regards customer deliveries. The MyTime service, launched by the same day courier yesterday, allows customers to choose a specific time and date for delivery: including same day, next day, or delivery on another date specified by the customer. The service, which the courier firm hopes will boost customer satisfaction and therefore loyalty amongst its retail clients, also provides the option to track a parcel […]