GeoPost has introduced a new brand for its international parcel delivery network, after a year of growth. The group’s multiple European subsidiaries are to unite under the identity of DPDgroup. A new look for the DPD brand (pictured) was revealed in line with the announcement, and will be rolled out across Europe in the next two to three years. Speaking at a press conference in Paris earlier this week, GeoPost president Paul-Marie Chavanne revealed 2014 had seen parcel volumes rise […]
Pall-Ex Group said last year’s pre-tax loss was “a momentary blip” and it has achieved a turnaround in 2020 with profits of over £2m.
Pressure on rates has led to Felixstowe-based container specialist Macintyre Transport reporting a 9% fall in pre-tax profit despite a near 11% rise in turnover. Turnover in the year to 30 April 2012 rose from £19.3m to £21.4m due to organic growth, said chairman Harvey Macintyre; pre-tax profit, however, fell from £895,000 to £813,000. Much of the profit slide was attributable to stagnant rates, said Macintyre. “We have been very proactive in taking costs out of the business since 2008, […]
DPD has broadcast construction footage of its new £150m hub in Hinckley, Leicestershire, which it said will be the largest domestic parcel hub in Europe when operational in 2022.