Growth in parcels revenue failed to offset the continuing decline in letter volumes in the first nine months of its financial year, Royal Mail said today. While parcel volumes and revenue were both up 6% in the nine months ended 23 December, with the firm citing a strong performance during the Christmas period, addressed letter volumes were 8% lower and letters revenue 6% down year-on-year. It meant the operator’s core UKPIL revenue was down 1% in the period, although group […]
Royal Mail has taken a 346,000ft² distribution centre at the Mountpark Warrington Omega development in Warrington.
Whistl has tripled the size of its Scottish base with a move to a new depot in Tannochside, Uddingston.
Whistl saw its pre-tax profit crash by more than 400% last year after ending its foray into the final mile delivery market, but predicts it will have recovered by the end of 2016.