Whistl has appointed a new operations director, who becomes the third woman on the parcel carrier’s executive board. Fabiola Sharratt joins the mail operator from online health and beauty retailer The HUT, where she was group operations director. Sharratt has held other roles in the logistics sector including jobs with the GUS Group and the Caudwell Group. During her time at The HUT, Sharratt also designed the business’s employee engagement strategy, improving its communications and business performance. Whistl CEO Nick […]
An inquiry into competition in the UK postal sector has been launched, after calls from Royal Mail to protect it from last mile delivery competition earlier this year.
Whistl UK reported a £4.7m pre-tax loss in 2019 as it battled to remain competitive in the parcels and Downstream Access (DSA) markets as start-up inefficiencies racked up at its Bedford ‘super hub’.
As many as 2,000 Whistl employees in the UK are facing the threat of redundancy, after the company took the decision to suspend its final mile delivery service.