Parcel revenue at Royal Mail increased by 29.7% in the three months to December compared to the same period in 2019/20 with volumes rising by 15%, it said in a trading update. However, staff absences in January peaked at 15,000 due to Omicron – twice the pre-Covid level – although it said the situation was now improving. Domestic parcel revenue grew by 43.9% during the quarter and declined by 4.9% year on year and there was a similar picture with […]
Parcel delivery firm Hermes has placed an order for 168 fully electric Mercedes-Benz eSprinters following the successful trial of two of the vehicles from its Enfield depot.
Triangle Management Services has compiled the 2020 edition of the UK Domestic Express Parcel Carriers Digest.
Demand for gas-powered trucks more than doubled last year, despite the Covid-19 pandemic, and could triple this year as operators and their customers ramp up efforts to meet net zero targets, according to industry experts.