CitySprint is donating its 90th van to homeless charity Crisis at Christmas, as part of its ninth year of partnership. The same-day distribution company said it provides three vehicles for the Crisis team year-round, to collect and distribute donations – and an additional eight at Christmas. The vans help people move into permanent accommodation by transporting furniture donations from retailers and they also move donations such as food and toiletries between Crisis Christmas centres. Data shows that 4,676 guests came […]
A new trailblazer apprenticeship standard for managers in express delivery companies has been given the green light by BIS.
CitySprint has introduced a one-hour delivery-window service for retailers, allowing them to offer greater flexibility in regards customer deliveries. The MyTime service, launched by the same day courier yesterday, allows customers to choose a specific time and date for delivery: including same day, next day, or delivery on another date specified by the customer. The service, which the courier firm hopes will boost customer satisfaction and therefore loyalty amongst its retail clients, also provides the option to track a parcel […]
A trailblazer apprenticeship standard for managers in the parcel courier sector has been submitted to BIS by the Institute of Couriers (Ioc) in light of the e-retail boom and upcoming apprenticeship levy.