UPS has appointed Nando Cesarone (pictured) as president of its Europe region. Canadian Cesarone has been with UPS for 25 years, where he has held roles including the vice president of operations for UPS Canada and country manager for Austria, Hungary and Switzerland. He also worked as president of UPS Asia Pacific. In his new role, Cesarone will be responsible for UPS operations in 56 countries and territories, and 45,000 jobs. He replaces Cindy Miller, who is now president of […]
NWF Group, parent of Boughey Distribution, has recruited Brendon Banner as its new group finance director. Banner, who will take up his role in early November, is currently group finance director at steel engineering and fabrication group William Hare. He replaces Jonathan Ford, who is leaving NWF at the end of September to take up the role of chief financial officer at HomeServe. Earlier this month NWF reported that Boughey Distribution has seen turnover fall by £2.2m after the loss […]
This year has seen many companies in the parcels sector thrive as carriers move record volumes and consumers continue to do more of their shopping online. But while this has encouraged some parcel carriers to invest heavily in their networks and offer more services to their customers, 2013 has also bought with it more challenges for many operators who have struggled to keep apace with the rapidly changing industry. Motortransport.co.uk has compiled a list of the biggest stories in that […]
Hermes has appointed Mark Pettit as sales and marketing director, replacing Gary Winter.