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 is reviewing the need for its mail distribution centre in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, but does not expect the decision to affect the vehicle operating centre at the same site.
UK Mail Group’s depot closure programme will cost it approximately £2m as it looks to continue to cut costs. In a pre-close trading update for the year ended 31 March, UK Mail says the closure of four depots in the past 12 months will leave it with a low-cost and integrated network. It is left with a network of 50 depots as a result. The parcels giant also reveals a Q4 revenue increase of 14% year-on-year. However, when adjusting for […]
Whistl saw a leap in pre-tax profit in its first full-year results since the MBO that saw it separated from its PostNL origins.