The GMB union has praised Hermes for pledging £1m to support self-employed workers if they need to self-isolate as a result of the coronavirus. Hermes confirmed it will help find someone to deliver on a courier’s behalf and guarantee that their rounds will be kept open for them for when they return. GMB said the “ground-breaking” announcement was the latest win in its battle to protect workers and the British public from COVID-19. Read more Coronavirus: “We feel a huge […]
Hermes has opened a new 80,000ft² parcel depot at Prologis Park in Hemel Hempstead ahead of its predicted “busiest peak season to date”.
Yodel has predicted that collaboration between parcel carriers is something that its customers will eventually demand, but Hermes has ruled the notion out.
Confidence among logistics operators has surged in the last six months with nearly 85% expecting their turnover to increase during 2014, a new survey has shown.