Parcel collection and delivery service Doddle, which has parcel shops at a number of National Rail stations in the South East, plans to have 300 locations open in the next three years. The newly-established service, which is independent of any single parcel carrier and available for any operator or online retailer to deliver to or collect from, is to be launched nationwide following a successful trial at Milton Keynes Central late last year. Doddle CEO Tim Robinson told Motortransport.co.uk that […]
Hermes has invested in 100 new vehicles as part of a fleet replacement programme, which will also assist it with additional parcel volumes. The parcels firm has made a multi-million pound investment in 86 vans, a mix of 7.5-tonne, 12-tonne and 18-tonne vehicles, which will be used for radial depot work. It has also added 14 tractor units to its trunking operation, collecting from customers and distributing to its hub and depot network. All the new vehicles have automatic gearboxes […]
DPD’s Predict delivery service has won a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category.