Nightline’s CEO has said the introduction of a postcode system in the Republic of Ireland will reduce costs and improve efficiency when delivering to customers. John Tuohy said that the planned postcode system will improve route planning and will allow it to automate parcel sorting, much of which is currently done manually. The parcel carrier was also involved in the government’s consultation for the system, which is scheduled to be introduced by spring 2015. “We’re delighted with the progress,” Tuohy […]
UK Mail Group saw turnover and pre-tax profit climb last year thanks to increased volumes, winning new business and retaining existing customers in its parcel and mail divisions.
Royal Mail has signed a new contract with River Island, building on the work it already does handling the retailer’s customer returns.
TNT Express has confirmed that the European Commission has temporarily suspended a merger bid with rival postal company UPS. Despite the delay, which will allow the EU regulator to compile more information, TNT Express say that they “would still anticipate a closing in the fourth quarter.” A spokesman for TNT Express tells MT.co.uk: “We have been notified of what is expected to be a temporary delay in the European Commission’s review process. Suspensions are not uncommon, it’s the result of […]