City Link has opened a new depot in Southampton to handle increased demand for parcel collection and delivery in the area. The parcel carrier has invested £500,000 in the new 64,000ft² site on the Fareham Industrial Park, which is 30% larger than its previous depot. The increased capacity has allowed it to take on some of the GU postcode area, which was formerly covered by other depots. The site is currently handling 4,200 parcels per night, with this number expected […]
DPD has denied that it is currently considering opening a fifth hub in 2018-20.
Almost a third of logistics companies fear new B2C delivery methods such as click and collect, viewing them as a threat to their businesses, according to a report by Barclays.
Yodel drivers in Northern Ireland are no longer allowed to take their vans home after their shifts, in a move condemned by the GMB union, which said it increased the risk of cross contamination.