DHL Express has revealed that it intends to sell its same-day domestic business to technology distributor Rico Logistics later this month, as it continues to focus on the international express market. The firm, which sold its B2C domestic business to form Yodel in 2010, said it has agreed to sell its same-day domestic activities to the £59m a year turnover Rico Logistics on 31 October. DHL said it will continue to offer same day international services, as well as time […]
SJ Bargh Group has bought haulier RG Bassett & Sons for an undisclosed sum.
Roads minister Stephen Hammond has praised Skills for Logistic’s (SfL) “innovative” new initiative to recruit armed forces personnel into the road transport sector. Speaking at the official launch of the Military Transitions to Logistics programme at London’s Imperial War Museum earlier this month, the minister added: “I’m delighted to be a part of it and wish it a huge success.” Hammond urged others within road transport to get involved with an initiative that hopes to entice 1,000 ex-services personnel into […]
Royal Mail has bought parcel data management platform NetDespatch as part of its ongoing efforts to boost its technological capabilities.