The parcel industry could experience collateral damage from any collapse of high-street chain McColl’s, due to it being the largest Post Office provider in the UK and host to hundreds of Amazon lockers, according to ParcelHero. The convenience store and newsagent said earlier this week it remained in discussions with its lenders towards a longer-term agreement over its facility, after the impact of the pandemic on it was particularly strong. Revenues in the first quarter were behind expectations; however, ParcelHero […]
Container haulier Pentalver Cannock said a rise in turnover and pre-tax profit during 2017 was essentially down to the continuing improvement in trading conditions since the economic downturn.
The popular Engineer in Court mock trial by jury returns at Derby University on 27 June, with the centrepiece ‘trial’ this year trying a case of corporate manslaughter following an insecure load falling from a vehicle. Society of Operations Engineers chief executive Nick Jones will this year don the judges’ wig and gown to oversee proceedings and a line up of top barristers including Michael Ponsonby, James Godden and a team from Backhouse Jones will cross examine witnesses. The court […]