UK Mail expects volume growth in its parcels division to slow down in the second half of this year as it continues to feel the effects of a weakened retail market and poor volumes in the second quarter. Turnover in its parcels division increased 3.4% to £109.4m (2013: £105.8m) in the first half of this year, while operating profit increased marginally to £11.2m. Average daily parcel volumes increased 6%, but the majority of volume growth came in the first quarter […]
Parcel carrier network APC Overnight has added four new double-deck longer semi-trailers to its fleet.
TNT Express has extended its delivery before noon service to more locations across Europe, including the UK.
Same day courier firm CitySprint has completed its third acquisition this year with its purchase of Enfield-based The Courier Service.