Yodel has strongly defended itself against claims that delays to deliveries of the new PlayStation 5 are its fault, as customers struggle to get hold of the console. The much anticipated PS5 was released in the UK on 19 November, but lockdown restrictions mean people cannot buy one in the shops. The BBC reported that retailer Game had emailed customers to say Yodel had told it not all orders due to be delivered by the courier would be delivered on […]
Rail Minister opens Maritime’s new strategic rail freight interchange at SEGRO Logistics Park, East Midlands Gateway
Rail Minister Chris Heaton-Harris has officially opened Maritime’s new strategic rail freight interchange at SEGRO Logistics Park, East Midlands Gateway.
Felixstowe-based logistics business Prologic has submitted plans for a new lorry park to be built near to the Suffolk container terminal, which it said would ease pressure on the A14 if Operation Stack was required.
Last month MT exclusively revealed that Yodel chief executive Jonathan Smith is to leave the parcels firm after two years in charge of the combined DHL Express Domestic UK and HDNL (not to mention 18 months in charge of the DHL business alone). Smith’s CV shows more than 20 years’ experience in parcels, including a spell as chief executive of City Link – before its problematic take-over of Target Express – and a regional director role at British Rail’s parcels […]