Global Freight Solutions (GFS) processed more than 10 million parcels last year as the popularity of online shopping continued to grow. The parcel and carrier management firm said it saw an increase in the volume it moved for its customers, which include online retailers and SMEs in the retail, financial, leisure and engineering sectors. To cope with the increasing volumes it has doubled the size of its workforce at its Warrington consolidation hub to 22 staff and expects to recruit […]
B2C parcel carrier Hermes is launching a seven-day home delivery service, which it hopes will increase its first-time delivery rate.
A courier firm that works with retailer Amazon has settled four cases with its drivers and the GMB over an employment status dispute.
Menzies Distribution has bought its third company within a year with the acquisition of Aberdeen-based Thistle Couriers for an undisclosed sum.