The US retail phenomenon Black Friday is here to stay in the UK, and this year it is going to be four times bigger, Yodel executive chairman Dick Stead has warned. In 2014, online sales promotions such as Black Friday and Cyber Monday saw an unprecedented and unexpected boom in demand for retailers as shoppers took advantage of low prices in the lead up to Christmas. As a result, some firms, Yodel included, admitted to being unable to handle the […]
Yodel said it was surprised that the GMB union was threatening strike action among drivers this Christmas in a row over pay and said it was confident the matter would be settled.
Yodel said it made a record 220,000 flower deliveries on Valentine’s Day, up 77% on last year.
Home delivery specialist Yodel has gone through some well-publicised growing pains since its creation from the merger of HDNL and the day domestic side of DHL in 2010.