Growth in Royal Mail’s parcels division is disappointing in the context of a booming e-commerce market, according to an industry researcher. The comment came after its annual results showed increased business performance at Royal Mail was reliant on its growing overseas division. The operator saw both turnover and volumes for its UK parcels division increase by 3% year-on-year for the year ended 26 March 2017, despite an overall decline in UK turnover. David Jinks, head of consumer research at Fastlane […]
Royal Mail has taken a 346,000ft² distribution centre at the Mountpark Warrington Omega development in Warrington.
Royal Mail is increasing prices for some of its mail contracts to help offset the impact of the decline in mail volumes and generate cost savings.