Former DPD executive director Charlie Shiels (pictured) has been appointed chief operations officer at Arrow XL. Shiels worked with DPD for just less than 22 years, most recently as executive director of central operations, before he left the business last July. Shiels was responsible for the parcel delivery firm’s fleet, and was named on each of its O-licences. Arrow XL MD Ian Howell said: “We are pleased to welcome Charlie into such a key role in our business, at a […]
DPD is to operate the UK’s first eVitos from Mercedes-Benz Vans, which will be used across its London delivery operation.
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Yodel has expressed its disappointment at the results of a consumer poll in which it was voted the worst of the major parcel delivery firms in the UK.