Hermes is offering UK-based retailers the ability to have their parcels delivered into its overseas ParcelShops for the first time. The service will see Hermes deliver orders into its 36,000 ParcelShops across Europe, including shops in France, Spain, Germany, Portugal and Monaco. It will also deliver to consumers’ home addresses in 20 EU countries and plans to expand the services into 35 countries, including Russia, by 2015. Deliveries will be made using Hermes’ own fleet, which spans across Europe. It […]
Hermes has taken on a 47,000ft² depot near Liverpool, as part of its ongoing investment in its network and capacity.
UPS is to trial 35 electric trucks across London and Paris, which will be built by UK technology firm Arrival.
CitySprint has introduced a one-hour delivery-window service for retailers, allowing them to offer greater flexibility in regards customer deliveries. The MyTime service, launched by the same day courier yesterday, allows customers to choose a specific time and date for delivery: including same day, next day, or delivery on another date specified by the customer. The service, which the courier firm hopes will boost customer satisfaction and therefore loyalty amongst its retail clients, also provides the option to track a parcel […]