John Lewis has completed a nationwide roll-out of its click and collect offering at CollectPlus outlets, following a successful trial that began in September last year. The service has been expanded across the UK after the completion of a trial that took place in Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the south west of England. CollectPlus claims it handled over 18,000 parcels on the retailer’s behalf during the first seven months of the trial. Consumers will be charged £3 for next […]
Yodel delivered over 14 million parcels during the Christmas peak after investing heavily in planning and boosting capacity. The company added that between 1 December and 24 December only a small number of parcels weren’t delivered, in the main where it was unable to gain access to the address or the addressee was unavailable to sign for the delivery. Yodel began investing in peak planning in the spring, including increasing its capacity by opening temporary service centres and 15 contingency […]
Parcel carrier Worldwide Logistics and Distribution (WWLD) has acquired two-man delivery firm HTH Logistics, which trades as Home Direct Logistics.
DPD has launched a customer returns service in conjunction with Hermes, extending the parcel carriers’ seven-year relationship.