Parcelforce Worldwide has released the details of its contract with Palletways, revealed by Motortransport.co.uk in January. Speaking to Motortransport.co.uk at the start of the year about the deal, James Wilson, chief executive at Palletways, said that many of the national postal companies across Europe struggle to deliver express freight, especially the sorts of heavy, irregular items typically moved through pallet hubs. With the pallet network now providing collection and distribution services across 20 countries in Europe it has become “rapidly […]
UK Mail saw its profit tumble by more than 80% in the six months ending 30 September 2015, after its relocation to a new hub and “teething issues” with the facility’s technology.
Hermes is offering UK-based retailers the ability to have their parcels delivered into its overseas ParcelShops for the first time.
Pollock (Scotrans) has acquired Blackburn-based haulier Gilbraith (TS) for an undisclosed seven figure sum, giving the Scottish operator extended reach into north-west England.