Yodel is grafting hard to ensure gifts for Father’s Day arrive on time this year, with research suggesting the rise in online purchases remains higher than ever. The parcel carrier said feedback from customers revealed 18% had bought their dad a gift in the last week, compared with 7% in 2020. Personalised products top the list, accounting for 34% of presents, followed by food and drink (32%). Mike Hancox, Yodel chief executive, said: “Father’s Day is obviously a sentimental time […]
Linkline Transport has expanded into the home delivery sector in response to the challenges posed by Covid-19 and is relying on Mandata’s cloud-based software to keep track on parcels.
Trade creditors owed money by Gloucester-based Lima Logistics, which collapsed into administration as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, are expected to receive a dividend.
Whistl saw its pre-tax profit crash by more than 400% last year after ending its foray into the final mile delivery market, but predicts it will have recovered by the end of 2016.