Carole Walker will step down from her role as CEO of Hermes Europe and take early retirement this summer. It is a decision Walker said she made a long time ago, but felt the timing was now right to announce. From 1 March, Kay Schiebur, Otto Group executive board member services, will assume some of her responsibilities. “Everyone who knows me is aware just how much Hermes means to me, and that the decision I took was by no means […]
Hermes is offering UK-based retailers the ability to have their parcels delivered into its overseas ParcelShops for the first time.
Royal Mail has revealed that fuel costs for its fleet of 37,000 light and heavy commercial vehicles are at a record high, pushing it to introduce a fuel surcharge for the first time.
Hermes has won a five-year contract extension with plus-size women’s clothing firm JD Williams, for handling UK and cross-border home deliveries. The extended deal, which will run until 2017, will see the parcels firm handling more than 15 million items per year for JD Williams’ 32 brands. Goods will be collected from DCs in Shaw, Greater Manchester and Hadfield, Derbyshire, in a fleet of 15 trailers before being transported to Hermes’ northern hub in Warrington for sorting and onward delivery […]