Yodel is forecasting volumes to be 40% up on a ‘normal’ year as it rises to the challenge of what it claimed was a permanent change in consumer shopping habits. The delivery company said fresh food, wine and drinks deliveries soared by 86% on Black Friday compared to the previous year. In the two weeks across the Thanksgiving shopping season, Yodel handled more than 800,000 food and drinks parcels and it said this surge in demand followed a wider pattern […]
Morrisons has signed a 25-year deal with Ocado to enable it to develop its online grocery home delivery business, using its logistics and technology operations along with a fleet of Morrisons-liveried vehicles.
Morrisons has launched its online food offering, with deliveries across the Midlands due to start on 10 January.
Parcel carrier Yodel has reduced its carbon emissions by 25% after investing £17m in its fleet and technology.