UK Mail will move into its 45,000 ft² extended Slough depot at the beginning of August, almost doubling the space it has in the area. The newly-refurbished site on Buckingham Avenue will nearly double the company’s presence on the Slough Trading Estate, which also includes a 24,000 ft² site on nearby Berkshire Avenue. The new warehouse has been taken on under a 15-year lease and forms part of chief executive Guy Buswell’s plans to extend five of its depots by […]
Royal Mail has bought parcel data management platform NetDespatch as part of its ongoing efforts to boost its technological capabilities.
DX Group has purchased 44 acres of land in the West Midlands as part of plans for a £35m new hub.
Hermes has opened its 1,000th parcel shop, five months after the service was launched. The firm plans to expand the network to 2,500 sites by the end of 2013, following the opening of the milestone ParcelShop in Stockport. It launched the service in June with 500 stores nationwide, which offer an alternative for SMEs to send parcels and allow online retailers to offer consumers a convenient returns service. It plans to expand the service next year to allow parcels to […]