TNT UK is restructuring its operations and sales divisions in a management shake-up that will see up to 15 redundancies. The company said it is reviewing management roles and introducing new positions that are more suitable to the way it currently operates. A spokeswoman said there will be no change in the number of vehicle movements or sites it operates from and only those in management positions will be affected. “It is with regret that there will not be roles […]
UPS and TNT Express have submitted remedies to the European Commission to address its competition concerns, extending the review period further. The submission extends the EC’s review period by 15 business days to 5 February 2013. The proposed remedies involve the sale of the business activities and its assets. UPS needs to ensure the long-term viability of these activities and the continuity of service already provided by TNT Express. In order to receive approval, the EC will market-test the remedies. […]
DPD will create up to 700 new jobs in response to rapid growth in weekend deliveries, the firm has said.
The European Commission (EC) is to probe potential competition concerns in the small parcels sector, particularly international express services, if UPS’s takeover of TNT Express goes ahead. Dutch-owned TNT Express and US parcel giant UPS are two out of the four ‘integrators’ operating within Europe (integrators are companies that control an air and road small package delivery network throughout Europe and beyond and are capable of offering the broadest portfolio of such services). The other integrators classified by the EC […]