Is Cyber Monday as busy as the parcel sector thinks?


The concept of ‘Cyber Monday’ at the beginning of December, which the industry claims is the busiest day for online shopping every year, has been disproved by parcel carrier manager Global Freight Solutions (GFS). In its annual analysis of the Christmas peak, the company said the concept is “merely the first of a succession of busy Mondays in the UK”, which last year continued up to 23 December. On average, Monday volumes in December were 65% higher than average weekly […]