Connect Group’s Smith News division has secured a new five year deal with magazine distributor Frontline, bringing further signs of an upturn in the group’s fortunes. The £750m deal closely follows the renewal of its contract with News UK in July. It will see Smith News continue to deliver Frontline’s 40% share of the UK magazine market. The renewal of the two contracts amount to 30% of Smith News’ sales revenue. The Frontline deal brings much needed positive news to […]
Increased volumes at Tuffnells Parcels Express and Pass My Parcel failed to offset falling newspaper and magazine sales in a recent trading update from Connect Group, which saw its turnover take a hit.
Connect Group has appointed the former CEO of an American logistics supplier as its new chief executive, after a troubling set of results for the group triggered the resignation of Mark Cashmore last month.
DHL Parcel UK has taken over the Pass My Parcel network today (1 October).