TNT Express has restructured its UK and Ireland international division sales force as part of a wider strategy to boost turnover and improve customer service. The move follows a management cull last month at the Dutch-owned delivery company that saw a number of top executives made redundant, including general manager Stuart Stobie. Stobie was replaced by TNT veteran Tony Jakobsen as head of the UK and Ireland International division. A TNT spokeswoman told Motortransport.co.uk that the management cull had come […]
The European Commission (EC) has extended the deadline for the completion of its investigation into FedEx’s proposed acquisition of TNT.
UPS and TNT Express do not now expect their multi-billion euro merger, announced in March, to be completed until early 2013. The operators had originally hoped to seal a deal in the first half of the year, but involvement from the European Commission as regulator scuppered this timetable. Last month the European Commission temporarily suspended the takeover to allow regulators more time to gather information, a process that is ongoing. Despite this UPS and TNT had still expected to complete […]
UPS has opened a new contract logistics centre in North Warwickshire to meet growing demand from its retail and technology customers.