Moves are underway to split print media and parcel logistics firm Menzies Distribution from its sister air cargo and baggage handling business Menzies Aviation. Parent company John Menzies has appointed chairman Dermot Smurfit, who said that he will review the structure of the group in order to “maximise shareholder value”. “This will include looking at whether our two operating businesses are best placed to prosper while they are part of one group,” he added. The move is in response to […]
E-commerce delivery specialist InPost has launched an ‘instant returns’ service, which allows shoppers to send back unwanted goods more quickly via a QR code on their phone.
Supermarket group Morrisons has renewed its contract with Norbert Dentressangle for the operation of two of its distribution centres in Scotland. The new contract, which extends ND’s involvement for a further two years, covers the 575,000ft² composite DC at Bellshill and the Eurocentral 85,000ft² fresh produce DC, also near Glasgow. Christian Salvesen, which ND acquired in 2007 has been involved in the Bellshill DC since it opened in 1989. The site was initially run for Safeway until its takeover by […]
Home delivery networks have seen a surge in business following the introduction of a third national lockdown, according to parcel comparison site ParcelHero.