Hermes has acquired two new depots in the north of England to meet rising demand driven by a surge in online shopping during the Covid-19 pandemic. The delivery company has purchased a 111,600sq ft depot at Europort Wakefield and a 47,704sq ft site at Boldon Business Park in Gateshead. The Gateshead acquisition gives the company the additional capacity to cope with increased volumes at its Tyneside depot. Read more Hermes plans mega hub in Barnsley Hermes rides the home delivery […]
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