First quarter daily parcel volumes were up 10% at UK Mail, but the firm expects growth to slow this year as it nears capacity. It expects that parcel volumes will level out during the rest of the year, as indicated in May, as the relocation of its Coventry hub to make way for HS2 puts pressure on capacity. Its interim statement covering the period from 1 April to 30 June also revealed that volumes in its mail business were up. […]
City Link is continuing its drive towards the b2c market with the launch of an ad-hoc parcel collection and delivery service for consumers and SMEs.
2013 was a year of moves forward for every transport firm listed on the Stock Exchange. And while we lost CityLink (to a management buy-out), we gained Royal Mail – and a whole heap of market capitalisation. So without further ado – let’s find out who the big winners were!
UK Mail chief executive Guy Buswell (pictured) has stepped down with immediate effect, after the installation of incompatible parcel sorting technology at its purpose built new hub.