Parcelforce Worldwide has launched a new delivery notification service which it hopes will improve convenience for business customers and consumers. The investment new technology follows a £75m funding boost for its hubs and depots, which was revealed in 2012. In the last 12 months, the company has expanded its site in Newport and opened a new site in Milton Keynes, as well as a purpose-built hub in Chorley, Lancashire. For the first time, the firm’s business customers will be able […]
DPD is expanding a number of its sites and investing in a new sorting hub and depots to handle increased demand from online retailers. The £175m investment, which follows a period of growth after the launch of its Predict service, includes a £12m investment in building 10 new depots, £20m of funding to upgrade its Sheffield and Thetford depots, as well as opening a £100m East Midlands sorting hub. The expansion is expected to create 1,500 full-time jobs. A spokesman […]
Hermes is rolling its click and collect ParcelShop service out to more than 450 Co-operative stores after a trial with the retailer.