Next has introduced Paragon Software Systems’ HDX routeing software across its two-man delivery operation. The system will allow Next to offer tighter delivery windows, customer notifications, consignment tracking and proof of delivery on its two-man delivery operation. Next director of logistics Simon Kelly said: “Following a competitive tender process we decided Paragon HDX was the solution that would best meet our objectives, and allow us to offer our customers the most flexible delivery choices in the most cost effective manner.” […]
Bibby Distribution has secured a contract renewal with manufacturer Braiform for the delivery and collection of garment hangers.
Scheduling and routeing software company Route Monkey has said it will grow significantly over the next few years after securing a £2m funding package from Clydesdale Bank.
Demand for gas-powered trucks more than doubled last year, despite the Covid-19 pandemic, and could triple this year as operators and their customers ramp up efforts to meet net zero targets, according to industry experts.