Online electricals retailer AO is looking to fill 250 logistics roles at its hub in Crewe in response to the rapid growth in online shopping during the Covid-19 pandemic. The electricals retailer has also added over 225,000 sq ft of warehouse space in the last three months to meet online demand, including a new 115,000 sq ft warehouse in Stafford, which is due to open in August at Redhill Business Park. David Ashwell, MD of AO Logistics, said: “We’ve been […]
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DPD When DPD approached major customers for feedback on its performance the message came back loud and clear – deliver those “tiny noticeable things” which, as one chief executive explained, “separates the truly great companies from the rest.” To that end, DPD launched its Tiny Noticeable Things campaign aimed at creating a more personal home delivery service. First it turned to its consumers, asking them, via its DPD customer app, what additional services they would like. Ideas came thick and […]
Chancellor Rishi Sunak is mulling a new tax on deliveries, according to Downing Street, as part of plans to revive the high street and cut emissions and congestion.