Hermes looks set to introduce electric vans fleets across the country, after successfully running a fleet of them in London during the past months. The parcels firm has had 32 Nissan eNV200 vans working on multi-drop deliveries within London’s Congestion Charge zone for the last two months. Speaking to MT Hugo Martin, director of legal and public affairs at Hermes, said there is “quite a high likelihood” that the company will now bring electric vans into use in other UK […]
Hermes UK said it will open a distribution depot in Aylesford later this year, which will create 150 full- and part-time jobs.
Hermes UK has launched a degree apprentice programme that enables students to earn while they learn.
The majority of online shoppers are unwilling to pay extra for premium parcel delivery, despite demanding greater choice and flexibility, a Hermes survey has revealed. The carrier has stressed the importance of offering a variety of delivery options, after a survey of 1,000 e-retail customers, commissioned by Hermes, found that many did not want to pay extra to cover the additional cost of evening deliveries, despite wanting access to parcels in the evening. Hermes sales and marketing director Gary Winter […]