Two-man delivery business Arrow XL has launched a next-day delivery service. It will allow Arrow XL’s retail clients to offer their customers next-day delivery of large goods to 98% of addresses nationwide, Monday to Saturday. Shop Direct, which owns brands such as Very.co.uk and Littlewoods.com, is the first retailer to sign up to the new service, which it said would provide its customers with quicker delivery of larger items. Receipt, inspection, picking, dispatch and returns management of products for Shop […]
Arrow XL is the UK’s largest multi-user two-man home delivery specialist, delivering around 6,000 orders every day. It was created in April 2013 with the rebranding of Yodel XL to “differentiate itself from its sister company, parcel carrier Yodel”. Chief executive Ian Howell joined Arrow XL in October 2013. His career spans 23 years in logistics and retail, starting with 10 years in operational roles for third party logistics operators including Wincanton and Tibbett & Britten. In 2000 he moved […]
Arrow XL has built a £50,000, in-house training academy complete with a purpose-built apartment for developing its two-person delivery crews.
The collapse of City Link triggered an influx of additional volumes into the large parcels market, Panther Warehousing MD Colin McCarthy has said.