Hermes UK has launched a degree apprentice programme that enables students to earn while they learn. In addition, they are guaranteed a job with the parcels company when they have successfully completed their degree course. The four-year programme is being run in association with Leeds Beckett University, and this year six students will participate in the scheme. Read more Training scheme to help former oil and gas workers gear up for careers on the road Oftsed praises National Logistics Academy’s […]
Hermes has taken on a 47,000ft² depot near Liverpool, as part of its ongoing investment in its network and capacity.
Hermes has launched a new service, called Postable, aimed at SMEs sending small items that will fit through a standard letterbox.
Hermes has opened two depots in Coventry and Carlisle, bringing its network of depots and hubs to a total of 24. The parcel firm says the new sites are necessary to accommodate the expected growth in parcel volumes ahead of the Christmas peak. The new depot in Coventry is expected to handle around 24,000 parcels per day, with this total rising to 43,000 over the Christmas period, while the Carlisle site will handle 6,500 parcels each day for the firm. […]