DPD Group is rebranding its B2B-focused Interlink Express to improve brand consistency within the UK. From 6 February, Interlink will become DPD Local. Founded in 1979, Interlink operates from 90 depots using the same Motor Transport award-winning technology and services as its sister company DPD. It claims to be one of the largest franchise operations in the UK. The DPD Local will carry the tagline; “Your local delivery experts” maintaining a link to its past. Group chief executive Dwain McDonald […]
DPD has started offering its new service Precise, which allows customers to select their own hour delivery slot.
Parcel carrier XDP Express is now offering customers its most specific delivery time information to date, after introducing new route planning software into its operation for the first time.
Hermes has won a five-year contract extension with plus-size women’s clothing firm JD Williams, for handling UK and cross-border home deliveries. The extended deal, which will run until 2017, will see the parcels firm handling more than 15 million items per year for JD Williams’ 32 brands. Goods will be collected from DCs in Shaw, Greater Manchester and Hadfield, Derbyshire, in a fleet of 15 trailers before being transported to Hermes’ northern hub in Warrington for sorting and onward delivery […]