Menzies Distribution is looking increasingly towards the parcels market as it looks to diversify the business to offset falling revenues from its core newspaper distribution business. Paul McCourt, Menzies Distribution MD, told Motortansport.co.uk that the parcel division, dubbed Menzies Parcels, had grown rapidly after the operator introduced its diversification strategy 15 months ago. Pointing out that Menzies Distribution was almost entirely a newspaper distribution business until 2013, he said: “We are now working with every single national parcel carrier.” McCourt […]
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