APC Overnight is looking to recruit 140 additional staff at its Staffordshire hub this summer off the back of “significant growth” in turnover. It is looking to expand its workforce at its Cannock HQ by the end of September by creating permanent positions for warehouse operatives and forklift truck drivers. The company, which won Network of the Year at last year’s Motor Transport Awards, claims it has seen consistent month-on-month turnover growth of 20%, enabling it to invest in its […]
Royal Mail will begin its listing on the London Stock Exchange on 11 October, with the price per share set between 260p and 330p.
Hermes opened its 160,000ft² Warrington hub last week, which is capable of handing 550,000 parcels per day.
In November, City Link’s parent Rentokil revealed the express parcels firm had recorded a loss for the first nine months of the year of £24m, albeit £1m less than that posted in the same period of 2011 on revenue up £7m to £225m. Nevertheless Rentokil chief executive Alan Brown reaffirmed his faith in the management team City Link MD Dave Smith has assembled – largely from former colleagues from Royal Mail – and the latest three year recovery plan that […]