Delivery firm ArrowXL has landed a contract with logistics giant DG International to provide warehousing and home delivery services. The win provides a boost to ArrowXL, which saw profits plunge 70% last year to £862,000, hit by a major fire at its Worcester depot and a sluggish retail climate. Under the terms of the deal with DG International, which ArrowXL describes as “long-term”, the Wigan-based delivery firm will provide warehouse space for two of DG International’s retail clients who specialise […]
Delivery firm ArrowXL is set to move into a brand new facility in Worcester next month, more than two years after its original hub was burnt to the ground.
The effects of a major fire that destroyed ArrowXL’s Worcester hub in 2017 are continuing to reverberate through the business, with the company reporting a 92% fall in pre-tax profits last year.
You have to be a special kind of business to turn a disastrous fire into an opportunity to develop an award-winning training programme. But that’s exactly what home delivery specialist ArrowXL did.