Parcel and carrier manager Global Freight Solutions (GFS) has opened a northern consolidation depot in Warrington, a new head office and moved into its first overseas office in Athens. GFS said the Warrington site, located on the Taurus Business Park, will give businesses across northern and central England the ability to have their parcels collected by a single company. GFS will use the site for consolidation, and deliveries will be made by other parcel carriers. The firm, which moved 10 […]
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 […]
Royal Mail is to open 10 temporary parcel sorting sites between now and Christmas to sort a significant amount of its peak volumes.
City Link is launching two new cross-border packet delivery services as it continues with its plans to become a ‘one stop shop’ for customers.