DPD topped £1bn of turnover for the first time in 2016 and the Motor Transport Award multiple winner said it is aiming for £2bn of turnover by 2025. Its DPDgroup UK division achieved a turnover of £806.2m in the year-ending 1 January 2017, up from £700.2m in the previous year. Pre-tax profit in the division rose to £130.9m, up from £124.9m in the previous year. Its B2B division DPD Local (formerly Interlink Express – until it changed its branding in […]
DPD has worked in partnership with a British-based start-up on the “common sense” design of a new electric-assisted urban delivery vehicle, the first of which will be on the roads this summer.
Arrow XL CEO Ian Howell has left the business after four years in the role.
DPD will create up to 700 new jobs in response to rapid growth in weekend deliveries, the firm has said.