Parcelforce Worldwide is to begin making deliveries for online retailers on Sundays next month as parent company Royal Mail Group plans to make its services more accessible to consumers. The service will allow its contract customers to offer consumers delivery on a Sunday and will be available nationwide. The group’s Royal Mail brand will also trial a Sunday parcel delivery service within the M25 later this year will pilot opening 100 of its busiest delivery offices across the UK for […]
Royal Mail has settled its long-running dispute with members of the Communication Workers Union (CWU).
An inquiry into competition in the UK postal sector has been launched, after calls from Royal Mail to protect it from last mile delivery competition earlier this year.
City Link’s new MD has put in place a three-year turnaround strategy at the struggling parcels business in the wake of “disappointing” losses. The plan will see City Link break-even within the next four months, make a profit by Q4, and become a £500m business in the next three years, through a combination of improved customer service, reduced operational costs and a focus on winning profitable business, rather than chasing volumes. Speaking to MT.co.uk, new MD Dave Smith, who joined […]