Firms operating in the South East are being urged to plan their vehicle provision now and avoid paying thousands of pounds in extra charges when the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) balloons in size. In October, the ULEZ will cover an area 18 times larger than it currently does, bounded by the north circular and south circular roads. Enterprise Flex-E-Rent predicts that its expansion, coupled with higher seasonal delivery volumes ahead of Christmas and Black Friday, could result in “unprecedented […]
Government plans to ban parking on pavements across England must not be at the expense of freight deliveries, according to Logistics UK.
Hermes Group, parent company of UK parcel carrier Hermes Parcelnet, has seen “significant growth” in turnover for the twelfth year running, which it attributed to the rapidly growing e-commerce sector.
Arrow XL is the UK’s largest multi-user two-man home delivery specialist, delivering around 6,000 orders every day. It was created in April 2013 with the rebranding of Yodel XL to “differentiate itself from its sister company, parcel carrier Yodel”. Chief executive Ian Howell joined Arrow XL in October 2013. His career spans 23 years in logistics and retail, starting with 10 years in operational roles for third party logistics operators including Wincanton and Tibbett & Britten. In 2000 he moved […]