TNT Express UK has opened a 44,349ft² depot in Howden, East Riding, to serve customers in the North East. The site on the Ozone Park Trading Estate can handle up to 25,000 parcels per week and provides access to the M62, M18, M1 and A1. TNT has created 32 new jobs in managerial, traffic office and loading bay operative roles at the site, and there will be around 40 additional rounds for the sub-contracted drivers the firm uses. UK MD […]
Companies relying on postal carriers for deliveries into the EU have been warned delays are being caused by couriers struggling with customs and duty charges.
Comparison website Parcel2Go has launched an information hub to guide users through European Union VAT changes introduced on 1 July this year.
A quarter of SME online retailers plan to focus on improving their delivery and returns processes in 2013 as the sector becomes more competitive. A study commissioned by Royal Mail revealed that small online retailers will prioritise improving their delivery and returns services above improving the range and quality of products they sell and pricing more competitively. Over half of the small e-tailers questioned saw an increase in sales last year. Some 64% are confident that sales will rise in […]