Royal Mail has warned for a second time that competition from other carriers, this time Amazon’s own delivery network, will damage its growth prospects. In its half-year results, the company estimated that its total number of parcel deliveries in the UK should increase by 4% a year in the medium term, but said the impact of Amazon increasingly delivering its own parcels could reduce this growth to 1-2%. Back in June Royal Mail called for Ofcom to protect it from […]
Whistl has tripled the size of its Scottish base with a move to a new depot in Tannochside, Uddingston.
Wincanton is confident in its growth prospects for the current financial year, as it begins to see the benefits from the disposal of its records management arm and the termination of loss-making contracts in its Pullman Fleet Services business.
More than two weeks of strike action by UPS drivers working on an Argos contract are due to start this month with a long-running pay dispute showing no signs of being resolved.