Fortnum & Mason has become the first retailer to sign up to Parcelforce Worldwide’s recently-launched Sunday delivery service. The deal will see Parcelforce deliver products after 9am on Sundays, provided they are ordered by 2pm the day before. The company is rolling out a nationwide seven day delivery service later this month, with the first Sunday deliveries being made on 29 June. Fortnum & Mason CEO Ewan Venters said the firm has seen a “huge appetite” for weekend deliveries and […]
Former Scarlet Couriers founder Jon Barber has launched a new logistics firm after the Thames Valley courier company was sold to CitySprint earlier this year. The new firm, called ‘Delivered’, will provide nationwide parcel and pallet delivery as well as international delivery and warehousing from its depots in Slough, Reading and High Wycombe. Delivered already provides services to the likes of Nintendo, LG, Fiat, Lego and Panasonic. Delivered will continue the overnight parcel and pallet services previously carried out by […]
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.
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