TNT Post is continuing to increase its final-mile delivery coverage, making its first official deliveries in Liverpool today. The expansion follows a funding deal that parent company Post NL signed with private equity investment firm LDC at the beginning of the year to help support the roll-out of the service. The first deliveries in the city began today (26 March). The service will see the operator delivering to both businesses and consumers in the L postcode area every other day […]
Royal Mail has won two new contracts with British Gas, delivering mail to customers and parts and equipment to engineers.
TNT Express chief executive Marie-Christine Lombard has resigned, ahead of the parcel company’s acquisition by UPS. Chief financial officer (CFO) Bernard Bot will take over her position as interim CEO at the end of September, when Lombard leaves the company to pursue another career. “It is regrettable that Marie-Christine has decided to leave TNT Express now. We thank Marie-Christine for her contributions and wish her well for the future,” said Antony Burgmans, chairman of the supervisory board at TNT Express. […]
Royal Mail missed its first class mail delivery target last year, after it experienced final mile delivery difficulties during the Olympic and Paralympic Games, as well as the wintery weather throughout January, February and March.