Same-day delivery firm CitySprint is hiring 600 additional couriers for the peak Christmas period. The roles will be UK-wide and ease the pressure on the delivery network throughout CitySprint’s peak period, working in multiple segments including financial, legal and the public sector. They will join a workforce of more than 5,000 existing couriers, which operate from 41 service centres nationally. CitySprint said its peak season starts in late October running through to the new year, with 14 December being its […]
UK Mail expects volume growth in its parcels division to slow down in the second half of this year as it continues to feel the effects of a weakened retail market and poor volumes in the second quarter.
The volume of parcels being handled by UK Mail has surpassed its current operational capacity.
CitySprint has introduced a one-hour delivery-window service for retailers, allowing them to offer greater flexibility in regards customer deliveries. The MyTime service, launched by the same day courier yesterday, allows customers to choose a specific time and date for delivery: including same day, next day, or delivery on another date specified by the customer. The service, which the courier firm hopes will boost customer satisfaction and therefore loyalty amongst its retail clients, also provides the option to track a parcel […]