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 […]
Yodel has expressed its disappointment at the results of a consumer poll in which it was voted the worst of the major parcel delivery firms in the UK.
Global Freight Solutions (GFS) has revealed a sharp increase in the number of British-based online retailers seeking advice about delivery standards. The parcels management firm says retailers are now more savvy about how effective deliveries play an essential part in maintaining customer satisfaction and encouraging repeat business. Simon Veale, director at GFS, says: “For some, pressures on their delivery networks in the run-up to the Christmas peak season really brought home the importance of making contingencies to get goods to […]