Hermes has boosted its capabilities in the South and South West by moving to two new facilities to meet growing capacity demands. The parcels carrier has moved its Portbury processing operation, which had been at the site for 21 years, to a newly built facility in Avonmouth. The new 13,100m² facility is more than double the size of the former site. Hermes said it wanted to boost its capacity in the region because of growth forecasts for 2016, with peak […]
Hermes is to increase its self-employed couriers’ pay to meet competition for the workers as the e-retail market surges.
Work has started on Hermes’s new £31m super hub in Rugby, which will increase the company’s capacity by almost a quarter.
XPO Logistics is to operate the Waitrose distribution centre in Leyland on behalf of the John Lewis Partnership.