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 […]
Wincanton has invested in 360-degree cameras and telematics technology across its home delivery fleet.
XPO Logistics has renewed its long-term UK partnership with Outokumpu to almost two decades.
The ongoing threat of strike action at Royal Mail has encouraged many of its customers to switch to rival carriers, while growth in new contracts has slowed, the firm admitted in its half year results.