Yodel has appointed Nick Porter as its new sales and marketing director. Porter joins the parcels firm from rival City Link’s parent Rentokil Initial, where he was group sales director. Porter has also worked in senior commercial roles at TNT Express and Iron Mountain, as well as being a non-executive director and trustee of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. Dick Stead, Yodel’s executive chairman, said: “Nick brings a wealth of experience in sales and marketing and the carrier industry. We’re […]
Yodel executive chairman Dick Stead has stressed the need for retailers and carriers to rethink the way they handle unexpected additional volume during seasonal peaks.
Yodel has unveiled plans to open 13 additional sites in the run-up to Christmas as part of its winter delivery plans.
Norbert Dentressangle (ND) has won a 10-year contract renewal with Shop Direct Group (SDG) for the warehousing of its ‘two-man delivery’ products. The logistics giant will be responsible for the receipt, inspection, picking, dispatch and returns management of products requiring two-man delivery, such as furniture and white goods. Distribution will be handled by parcels firm Yodel. The furniture operation is based at ND’s warehouse in Wrexham, North Wales and the white goods operation at a second site at Hooton, near […]