Eight road transport and logistics businesses now have an annual turnover in excess of £1bn. They are: Royal Mail; DHL; XPO Logistics; FedEx Corporation (comprising FedEx and TNT); DPD Group UK; UPS; Wincanton and Menzies Distribution. The billionaires dominate the Motor Transport Top 100. Collectively they are responsible for 71% of all people employed by the Top 100 businesses in road transport, 63% of all turnover and 70% of all pre-tax profit generated. Kuehne + Nagel; Hermes; Eddie Stobart and […]
DHL Supply Chain has trumped its rivals in a competitive tender bid to run a brand-new Marks & Spencer South-East distribution centre.
XPO Logistics has clinched a deal with JD Sports to consolidate the retailer’s UK supply chain for its brand GO Outdoors.
Royal Mail has admitted that the threat of industrial action and the introduction of size-based parcel pricing led to volumes being flat in the first nine months of the current financial year.