Zero-emission urban fleet operator Zedify has expanded with a new depot in Hoxton, east London. Located just outside the London Ultra Low Emission Zone, the new micro consolidation centre will house up to 20 electric cargo trikes and be capable of handling more than 1,500 deliveries each day. Parcels arrive in the morning from around the UK, are consolidated and sorted into delivery rounds and then delivered by couriers within a two-mile radius. The company partners with national parcel couriers, […]
The agricultural transport sector has fared better than others during the recession with the help of rigorous cost control and by constantly seeking to add value. Louise Cole reports The agricultural sector is performing strongly, despite a highly competitive marketplace – but the goal for operators in future will be ensuring they occupy a spot in the market where they can add value to the supply chain. The crops and produce markets fared better through the recession than many sectors […]
Yodel wants to build a northern ‘super hub’ in response to a dramatic increase in parcel volumes.
DX Group has come out of the red to deliver pre-tax profit of £1.7m, aided by “very strong growth” in its freight division.