Hermes will shortly be opening a temporary parcel sortation hub in Bradford to accommodate a forecast 15% rise in parcels volume this year. The Bradford hub, a temporary addition to the network, will be used to handle an expected surge in volume during and leading up to this year’s Christmas peak. At 50,000ft², it will be capable of processing 60,000 parcels per day. Hermes is also gearing up for Christmas by launching a courier recruitment drive, and it is hoping […]
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