CitySprint has acquired Brighton-based same-day firm, Bullit Couriers, improving its access to the area. The company and its staff transferred over to CitySprint, which has so far acquired four other same-day couriers in 2013, on 30 September. A spokeswoman was unable to confirm the size of Bullit’s business. CitySprint chief executive Patrick Gallagher said: “We’re excited to be incorporating this fantastic local business into our team, and to be strengthening our presence in the Brighton area. We look forward to […]
Yodel has missed its self-set target of delivering a first ever profit in its most recently completed financial year, according to newly published accounts.
Hermes has won a five-year contract extension with plus-size women’s clothing firm JD Williams, for handling UK and cross-border home deliveries. The extended deal, which will run until 2017, will see the parcels firm handling more than 15 million items per year for JD Williams’ 32 brands. Goods will be collected from DCs in Shaw, Greater Manchester and Hadfield, Derbyshire, in a fleet of 15 trailers before being transported to Hermes’ northern hub in Warrington for sorting and onward delivery […]