DPD swoops for CitySprint to boost same-day delivery network


DPD UK has acquired same-day delivery firm CitySprint in a move it said would strengthen its position in the market. It follows a period of growth for CitySprint, which DPD said had seen continued demand for its services as businesses sought out more urgent and time critical same-day deliveries. Elaine Kerr, DPD UK chief executive, said the sector was one of the fastest growing segments of the logistics markets: “Even before the pandemic, demand for both next-day and same-day deliveries […]