TNT’s new Swindon DC is complete and in use, and is expected to be fully operational by the end of the year. The parcel hub and adjoining depot on Highworth Road, Swindon, was developed by IDI Gazeley over a 26 week period. TNT reportedly chose the site because of its proximity to junction 15 of the M4, which it said will provide fast connections to customers across the south and south west. Simon Harper, director of operations at TNT UK, […]
DPD is expanding a number of its sites and investing in a new sorting hub and depots to handle increased demand from online retailers. The £175m investment, which follows a period of growth after the launch of its Predict service, includes a £12m investment in building 10 new depots, £20m of funding to upgrade its Sheffield and Thetford depots, as well as opening a £100m East Midlands sorting hub. The expansion is expected to create 1,500 full-time jobs. A spokesman […]
DPD is to begin delivering parcels seven days a week to meet demand from e-commerce customers.