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) is to probe potential competition concerns in the small parcels sector, particularly international express services, if UPS’s takeover of TNT Express goes ahead. Dutch-owned TNT Express and US parcel giant UPS are two out of the four ‘integrators’ operating within Europe (integrators are companies that control an air and road small package delivery network throughout Europe and beyond and are capable of offering the broadest portfolio of such services). The other integrators classified by the EC […]
FedEx has made an offer to acquire TNT Express, valuing the business at €4.4bn (£3.2bn), in a deal that both parties describe as having a high level of certainty.
Unite says it is currently considering its course of action after talks with UPS earlier this week were unsuccessful.