Hermes has launched a new service, called Postable, aimed at SMEs sending small items that will fit through a standard letterbox. The parcels firm said the new service is “one of the lowest priced services on the market” and has the added benefit of ensuring “an almost guaranteed first time delivery rate” as the recipient does not need to be home. Postable forms part of Hermes’ strategy to provide a range of services that benefit both businesses and consumers. It […]
DHL Express has upgraded and expanded all but 10 of its 38 UK service centres, with the most recent site opening in Park Royal, north west London, last week.
DPD plans to offer consumers more delivery options to reduce the number of failed delivery attempts, following an upgrade to its Predict service. The service was launched in 2012 and notifies consumers of a one-hour slot when they can expect their parcel to be delivered. The upgrade will notify recipients the evening before delivery and allow them to choose one of five delivery options. These include changing the delivery day, deliver to neighbour, deliver to safe place, collect from nearest […]
Hermes has appointed Mark Pettit as sales and marketing director, replacing Gary Winter.