DHL Parcel UK has taken over the Pass My Parcel network today (1 October). Pass My Parcel owner Connect Group announced in June that it was to close down the venture as part of a three-step programme to turn its fortunes around. However, it has now reached an agreement with DHL Parcel UK, previously UK Mail, which has seen the latter take over the network and avoid shutting it down. In a statement the companies said they would be working […]
This year has seen many companies in the parcels sector thrive as carriers move record volumes and consumers continue to do more of their shopping online. But while this has encouraged some parcel carriers to invest heavily in their networks and offer more services to their customers, 2013 has also bought with it more challenges for many operators who have struggled to keep apace with the rapidly changing industry. Motortransport.co.uk has compiled a list of the biggest stories in that […]
DHL Supply Chain has won a new three-year contract with train manufacturer Bombardier.
GMB has called for an “urgent” meeting with DHL/UK Mail over claims the operator fired couriers who refused to sign a new contract.