BVG Airflo has awarded a two-year parcel delivery contract for two of its home, clothing and footwear brands to Hermes. Hermes will make daily collections for its Clifford James and Samuel Windsor brands from BVG Airflo’s DC in Skelmersdale, Lancashire, using a dedicated trailer. Parcels will then be sorted at Hermes’ Warrington hub before delivery to homes nationwide. The carrier will deliver over 750,000 items per year for BVG Airflo using its 48-hour standard delivery service. Hermes’ sales and marketing […]
Yodel has hinted that this financial year it will move into profitability for the first time since the business’s formation in 2010, off the back of increased volumes and new business wins.
Crouch Logistics was hampered by a tiered charging structure which led to it losing money on each of its drivers, every day, before it eventually collapsed into administration and was sold back to its management for £150,000, documents revealed.
Last month MT exclusively revealed that Yodel chief executive Jonathan Smith is to leave the parcels firm after two years in charge of the combined DHL Express Domestic UK and HDNL (not to mention 18 months in charge of the DHL business alone). Smith’s CV shows more than 20 years’ experience in parcels, including a spell as chief executive of City Link – before its problematic take-over of Target Express – and a regional director role at British Rail’s parcels […]