Robin Beard has celebrated his 30-year anniversary at Yodel’s Bristol depot. He left school in May 1979 before joining and passing his training for The Royal Marines in 1980. He went on to serve with 40 Commando, visiting Norway, Cyprus, Belize and the Falklands Islands. At the age of 26, Beard left the Marines to join Yodel as a sorter and loader driver at the Bristol depot, before being promoted to lead team manager in 2009. The role has seen […]
Parcel carrier Yodel has reduced its carbon emissions by 25% after investing £17m in its fleet and technology.
With volumes and demand on the up, 2012 has been a year of change for parcel carriers. But adjusting to the increase in demand in a competitive market has been easier for some than it has for others. Motortransport.co.uk looks back at some of the biggest stories in the parcel market during the past 12 months. UPS agrees TNT takeover bid Parcel giant UPS’ planned acquisition of TNT Express was one of the most talked about stories in the parcels […]
Yodel drivers in Northern Ireland are no longer allowed to take their vans home after their shifts, in a move condemned by the GMB union, which said it increased the risk of cross contamination.