Argos has launched a same day delivery service for 20,000 of its products in a bid to get ahead of its competitors for the Christmas shopping season. The service, called Fast Track, will enable customers to choose from four delivery slots at checkout whether online or in-store. The slots – 07.00-10.00, 10.00-13.00, 14.00-18.00 or 19.00-22.00 – cover a 15 hour period during which Argos will potentially be delivering to homes across the country, every day of the year except Christmas. […]
CollectPlus has reported record volumes, more than doubling the number of parcels handled last year to 7.7 million, up from 3.3 million the year before.
Amazon is set to add a key part to its final mile logistics network with the opening of a £68m sortation centre in Haydock in September.
UPS has made an eleventh-hour offer to prevent strike action by 50 drivers which could cause major disruption to Argos deliveries in the run up to Christmas..