UK Mail Group has reported an increase in both parcel volumes and turnover in its mail business for the third quarter of its current financial year. In its interim management statement covering 1 October to 31 December 2013, the operator said parcel volumes grew 15% compared with the same period in 2012, driven by an increase in home deliveries and a continuing shift towards B2C volumes as it had seen in the first half of the year. It said it […]
A quarter of internet shoppers have a next-day delivery subscription, Royal Mail has found, and warned retailers that they must keep up with demand for fast, free delivery to retain their customers.
UK Mail has conceded that its pallet business suffered a tough year in the twelve months to 31 March 2013.