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 UK has opened its first all-electric last-mile delivery depot in Westminster, London today (17 October).
Some of the largest parcel firms in the UK have criticised research by Citizens Advice which claimed to have uncovered consistent problems in their customer service and deliveries.