Work has started on Hermes’s new £31m super hub in Rugby, which will increase the company’s capacity by almost a quarter. The automated distribution facility, which will be able to process up to 1.1 million parcels a day, is the parcel carrier’s largest investment to date. It will up the business’s overall parcel capacity by an estimated 45%. The 270,000ft² facility will create 200 new jobs in the area. The new build follows the £10m Hermes spent on upgrading its […]
Hermes has won a contract extension from River Island, covering home delivery of clothes, shoes and accessories ordered online.
Hermes has won a three-year contract with mail order clothing retailer Chums to handle over 250,000 home deliveries a year.
The RHA has warned that heavy reliance on overseas HGV drivers poses a risk to the long-term resilience of the UK road transport sector, and takes money out of the UK economy.