DPD has reported record parcel volumes in the week running up to Black Friday and through the Cyber Weekend – up 13% on last year. The company also had a record number of delivery vans on the road over the period (29 November – 1 December) having recruited a significant number of new permanent drivers during the year in preparation for Cyber Weekend. It also revealed that its growing fleet of electric vehicles had made a “significant contribution”. Read more […]
DPD is to give its self-employed workers new rights including sick pay, annual leave and a pension as part of a new driver code, which comes after the death of a self-employed driver earlier this year.
DPD has renewed its contract with online fashion retailer ASOS in a new multi-million pound, five-year deal.
DPD topped £1bn of turnover for the first time in 2016 and the Motor Transport Award multiple winner said it is aiming for £2bn of turnover by 2025.