Deutsche Post DHL’s purchase of UK Mail has completed, meaning the postal operator is now fully owned by the German company. DHL announced its intention to buy UK Mail for £242.7m in September, in a bid to offer its domestic customers a stronger cross-border parcel delivery service. Prior to the deal, UK Mail had had a turbulent recent past, after it bought incompatible sortation technology for its new Coventry hub. This resulted in an 80% plunge in pre-tax profit after […]
UK Mail has secured a 231,000ft² plot of land in the West Midlands to develop its new hub.
DHL Supply Chain has won a three-year contract to manage Hankook Tyres’ UK warehousing operation, building on a distribution contract that was signed back in 2008.
Rico Logistics has appointed a new head of HR, Tracy Jump (pictured), following a period of significant expansion at the business.