Clipper Logistics saw its pre-tax profit and turnover continue to climb in its second year as a listed company as it began a series of new contracts. For the year ended 30 April 2016, group turnover grew 23.6% from £234.8m in 2015 to £290.3m. Within that, turnover generated by its e-fulfilment and returns management services grew 61.1% to £97.6m, while turnover from its non e-fulfilment operations grew 6.1% to £108.4m. The year saw Clipper launch its next day Click and […]
John Lewis has awarded a three year contract to Hermes, which will see the parcel carrier handle 48-hour home deliveries for parcels under 15kg. Parcels will be collected from the retailer’s regional depots six days per week and delivered to Hermes’ national hub in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, where they will be sorted. They will then be transported to one of Hermes’ regional depots and distributed to customers via one of its 7,500 couriers across the UK. The firm, who handle a […]
Waitrose plans to transfer operations covered by a Kuehne + Nagel operated regional DC to its first national distribution centre (NDC).
Asda has taken the “game-changing” step of offering its store click-and-collect service to other online retailers.