Advanced Supply Chain has appointed former Eddie Stobart opertions director Peter Kelly as MD of its transport division. Kelly, who has more than 20 years of experience in the industry, will work across all five of the haulier’s UK sites. Advanced Supply Chain chief executive Mike Danby said: “Peter is an important hire for Advanced Supply Chain. His expertise will be fundamental to building our market presence and developing our dynamic and strong team within the transport division. Danby said: […]
Employment levels in transport and storage will be down by 15% by the end of the year and won’t fully recover until mid-2026, according to projections by Driver Require.
DPD is to deploy and additional 200 staff and open an extra London depot to minimise disruption resulting from the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. As part of its plans during the games, the company says it will: • open an additional facility near its London Bridge depot; • increase the number of routes operating from all its London depots; • extend its early delivery times between 5am and 7am and also offer to deliver from 6pm to 9pm. • […]
Menzies Distribution is looking increasingly towards the parcels market as it looks to diversify the business to offset falling revenues from its core newspaper distribution business.