Amazon Logistics has risen to become the UK’s second largest courier by parcel volume, according to Pitney Bowes’ parcel shipping index. Its most recent update showed that Royal Mail was ranked the largest, with 35% of all UK parcel shipments, followed by Amazon Logistics with 15%, Hermes (10%), UPS (8%) and DHL (7%). Together the top five account for 75% of UK parcel shipments by volume. DPD made the top five in terms of revenue with 8% of parcel market […]
DPD is to begin delivering parcels seven days a week to meet demand from e-commerce customers.
Building work for DPD’s £100m East Midlands parcel hub is likely to begin in August, following the granting of planning approval.
Menzies Distribution has secured a new £14m term loan with Royal Bank of Scotland.