APC Overnight blamed changing types of freight for the dip in pre-tax profit that it saw in the last financial year. The parcel delivery network saw its profit drop by 31% in the year ended 31 March 2015, falling from £3.5m to £2.4m. APC chief executive Jonathan Smith (pictured) told Motortransport.co.uk that this was because of “significant changes in the market” which saw members having to deal with “a greater variety in traffic”. “The simple reality is that larger, heavier […]
Cornwall-based courier Carn Logistics has taken over coverage of the BA postcode in Somerset for APC Overnight, after acquiring another APC shareholder depot.
Hermes has teamed up with ByBox to offer a parcel locker delivery and collection service for SMEs and online retailers.
Global Freight Solutions (GFS) has called on online retailers to increase the number of delivery options they offer consumers and consider using more third party carriers, as demand from internet shoppers and pressure on carrier capacity continues to grow.