Hermes is gifting more than £200,000 of its apprenticeship levy funds to support SMEs in taking on new apprentices or upskill existing ones. Chief executive Martin de Lange said it was fortunate that it already had strong apprenticeship and training schemes in place, so it was pledging the funds so that other firms could benefit from it, giving them a post-pandemic boost. The consumer delivery company is working closely with Leeds City Council, West Midlands Combined Authority and apprenticeship-provider Total […]
First quarter daily parcel volumes were up 10% at UK Mail, but the firm expects growth to slow this year as it nears capacity.
The RMT union has called off a week-long strike at City Link after the parcel carrier applied for an injunction at the High Court.