Yodel has launched its first collection and delivery service aimed at small businesses and consumers to meet demand. The service, called YodelDirect, will offer SMEs and consumers the opportunity to arrange for a courier to pick up their parcel from their home or office for delivery across the UK. Previously collection and delivery was only offered to businesses that were able to supply a minimum annual volume. Executive chairman Dick Stead said: “The launch of YodelDirect opens up a whole […]
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