Morrisons has launched its online food offering, with deliveries across the Midlands due to start on 10 January. The supermarket expects to deliver to around half of the country by the beginning of 2015 using a fleet of Morrisons-liveried home delivery vehicles. The launch of Morrisons.com follows the signing of a 25-year deal with Ocado last year, which enabled it to develop its online business using Ocado’s systems. The operation will be run out of Ocado’s fulfilment centre in Dordon, […]
Clipper Logistics’ latest annual pre-tax profits took a hit after it agreed – following lengthy debates with its auditors – that a series of contracts signed at the end of the financial year should be included in the following year’s accounts.
One industry observer’s slightly jaundiced view of the home delivery vans cluttering up his street.
CollectPlus has signed up its 5,000th store to its parcel delivery and returns network. It means the network of local convenience stores offering the CollectPlus service has grown by nearly 1,000 in the last year, with its latest addition in Brentwood, Essex. Parcel volumes through the network have leapt 250% in the past year. Mark Lewis, chief executive of CollectPlus, said: “Our continual focus on the expansion of our network of stores, through which people can drop off and pick […]