Royal Mail has admitted it expects to make a loss in this financial year and won’t return to profit unless the business is overhauled to reflect a decline in letter volumes and a boom in parcel deliveries. In its latest trading update covering the five months ending 30 August, it confirmed there had been a substantial shift in the business from letters to parcels and that the growth was being driven by B2C and e-commerce. This led to better than […]
Government plans to ban parking on pavements across England must not be at the expense of freight deliveries, according to Logistics UK.
Morrisons has extended its home delivery service into Hull and Manchester as it continues with plans to offer grocery deliveries to 50% of UK addresses by the end of the year.
The UK government must make immediate preparations to prevent severe disruption to the flow of goods into the UK in the event of the new mink-related Covid-19 strain originating in Denmark spreading into France, Belgium or Germany, the RHA warned this week.