DPD UK Faced with the challenges of the pandemic, DPD showed flexible thinking by introducing new technology-driven solutions to handle last year’s surge in home delivery volumes. A new contact-free doorstep delivery process saved the company a reported £1.8m, but it reaped even bigger rewards by re-engineering its route allocation system. This led to a 14% increase in driver productivity, a 25% increase in depot capacity, and an overall annual service performance of 99.99%. Other achievements included having 930,000 parcels […]
Former DPD executive director Charlie Shiels (pictured) has been appointed chief operations officer at Arrow XL.
DPD is to launch an “extensive” consultation of its employment and working condition arrangements across its network of drivers and depots.