DPD UK has opened its first all-electric last-mile delivery depot in Westminster, London today (17 October). The 5,000ft² Westminster site, which can handle 2,000 parcels per day, is the first of eight all-electric depots planned across the capital. The next will open in Shoreditch next month and DPD is searching for sites in Bayswater, Covent Garden, South Kensington, Marylebone, Barbican and Bank. “We have nine large depots in London and will never get another so we need to focus on micro […]
Menzies Distribution has launched the first three electric vehicles into its Scottish delivery fleet as part of wider plans to roll out an electric fleet across its national network.
Potter Group Logistics unveiled its new livery today (1 January) and has also changed its name to Potter Logistics. The refreshed image, which has retained its signature yellow colour, will be featured on its signs, uniforms, website and marketing materials, as well as 20 new trucks and trailers which will be added to its fleet tomorrow (2 January). It has developed the new identity in consultation with the Potter family, adding the statement ‘handled with care’. MD Matthew Lamb said: […]
Thermo King is partnering with Mercedes-Benz AG to create a fully electric, refrigerated Mercedes-Benz eSprinter van for final mile delivery of pharmaceuticals and medicines.