DPD has added fashion retailer Matalan to its catalogue of DPD Pickup locations, the number of which is set to hit 2,800 by the end of the year. Matalan has rolled out pick up points for the carrier in all 222 of its UK stores, continuing DPD’s trend of selecting large retailers with free parking to improve customer experience. It joins brands such as Halfords and Sainsbury’s on the list of retailers offering DPD Pickup. DPD chief executive Dwain McDonald […]
DPD UK has opened its first all-electric last-mile delivery depot in Westminster, London today (17 October).
UPS and TNT Express have submitted remedies to the European Commission to address its competition concerns, extending the review period further. The submission extends the EC’s review period by 15 business days to 5 February 2013. The proposed remedies involve the sale of the business activities and its assets. UPS needs to ensure the long-term viability of these activities and the continuity of service already provided by TNT Express. In order to receive approval, the EC will market-test the remedies. […]