DPD has seen the volume of food deliveries boosted to 200,000 per week as it secures a partnership with supermarket Morrisons to meet consumer demand for online grocery deliveries during the COVID-19 pandemic. It is also seeing an increase in volumes for existing food and recipe box customers, alongside the transportation of essential NHS supplies to hospitals, GP surgeries, pharmacies and care homes. In its new Morrisons tie-up, DPD is delivering the supermarket’s ‘Meat Eaters’ and ‘Vegetarian’ food boxes priced […]
Hermes UK has become the latest courier firm to offer enhanced options for customers to improve deliveries.
US giant Fed-Ex Corp has been tipped to buy a stake in Hermes’ European parcel delivery operation whilst private equity house Advent International is in the frame to become a major investor in Hermes’ UK operation.