Logistics specialist Whistl has rebranded Devon-based Clientbase Fulfilment as Whistl Fulfilment, a year after acquiring the company. The 300-strong team, based in Plymouth and Paignton, manage inbound contact centre operations, warehousing, fulfilment and business support functions across a portfolio of more than 50 clients. Customers include Sarah Raven, Dogs Trust, Madeleine, Peter Hahn, RSPCA, Secret Lab, Scotts of Stow and Sophie Conran. Marlow-based Whistl’s acquisition of Clientbase in December last year was part of plans to accelerate its drive into […]
Hermes has announced a new partnership with Tesco to provide ParcelShop services across its convenience estate nationwide.
Amazon has begun offering Sunday deliveries through its Amazon Logistics arm, following a successful trial before Christmas.
UPS has pulled out of its multi-billion Euro bid to take over TNT Express, almost a year after it first entered into talks with the parcel firm. It hoped the merger would create a €45bn (£37.4bn) logistics giant, increasing the US firm’s presence in the European market. However on Friday (11 January), the European Commission (EC) told both parties that it planned to prohibit the merger. MT.co.uk looks at how the story developed over the year. The merger process began […]