More than half of all parcels sent in the post and via couriers this week are unwanted Christmas gifts, creating a “tsunami of returns” according to ParcelHero. It said the 52% boom in online shopping had created a huge jump in the number of presents now being returned, with the first working day of 2021 seeing returns increase by 10.7% year on year. ParcelHero said fashion stores were particularly feeling the strain, with initial figures indicating over 60% of items […]
Yodel said it made a record 220,000 flower deliveries on Valentine’s Day, up 77% on last year.
Delivery firm DX Group has opened a new security control room as part of a £10m expansion programme.
Increased parcel volumes at UK Mail have seen the carrier lower its price-per-drop for delivery drivers in order to remain competitive, angering a union.