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 […]
DX Group sales and marketing director Paul Doble has warned that online retailers are in danger of overwhelming capacity on their distribution networks in the run up to Christmas. Financial services firm Experian has predicted a 36% rise in online retail visits today and Doble said retailers should re-assess their delivery capabilities. Carriers are offering collection two working days before Christmas. TNT Express, DPD, FedEx, Hermes and UK Mail all said that 21 December is the last day they can […]
The RHA has warned that heavy reliance on overseas HGV drivers poses a risk to the long-term resilience of the UK road transport sector, and takes money out of the UK economy.
Hermes has teamed up with ByBox to offer a parcel locker delivery and collection service for SMEs and online retailers.