Two-man delivery company Arrow XL has appointed Ian Howell as CEO. Howell begins his new role with immediate effect and joins from Marks & Spencer, where he held the position of head of multi-channel logistics. Prior to that, he was director of supply chain at Land of Leather and held a number of senior roles at B&Q. “I’m looking forward to continuing to build on the success of Arrow XL and using my experience to help the business grow in […]
ArrowXL is cosying up to mattress firm OTTY Sleep after signing a deal to provide storage at its Wigan head office, as well as delivering its bed products.
A government report last November found the use of drones in logistics could result in £2.8bn of savings and boost productivity.
Yodel made its seventh loss in a row in the year ended 30 June 2016, while its sister company Arrow XL saw its pre-tax profit leap by more than 500%.