DPD UK has confirmed the appointment of Elaine Kerr (pictured) as chief executive from 1 June 2021. She will report to chief operating officer DPDgroup Europe, Yves Delmas and replaces Dwain McDonald, who left the role on 29 March 2021 after an “internal investigation”. Kerr has worked for DPD for over 28 years, joining as a sales executive based in the North West before taking on the roles of customer relationship manager and head of CRM. She was promoted to […]
The public’s growing appetite for home food deliveries has prompted Yodel and recipe box company Gousto to extend their partnership.
Royal Mail’s parcels revenue has overtaken letters for the first time and now represents 60% of its entire turnover, according to the postal group.
Royal Mail has admitted that the threat of industrial action and the introduction of size-based parcel pricing led to volumes being flat in the first nine months of the current financial year.