Independent parcel delivery network APC Overnight has announced an ownership restructure aimed at significantly expanding its existing share base. The move has been facilitated by investment from Barclays and will look to drive growth and service enhancements to APC’s SME customers. The company said the restructure would see it embrace one of its founding principles whereby every depot has the opportunity to own a part of the company. The restructure also allows employees of the company to become shareholders. APC […]
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Myhermes.co.uk has delivered its two millionth parcel just 10 months after reaching the one million mark in June last year. Following high levels of demand over the Christmas period, which saw volumes double during the busiest shopping week to more than 60,000 parcels per day, the company says the service is rapidly gaining business from online traders and niche retailers. John Tobbell, commercial director of myhermes.co.uk, says: “The growth of myhermes.co.uk is really gathering pace as more and more consumers […]