Sunday 23rd Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

APC overnight for Pieminister’s dispatch box

UK pie maker Pieminister is supplying next day “Handled with Care” deliveries of its pies from APC Overnight.

The firm sends sends out more than 100,000 of its handmade speciality pies each year. They are sent out in specially designed chill packs to customers accross the UK.


The company, which was founded in 2002, opened a PMHQ in Bristol in 2008 which houses its current operations. 

Its website has a mail order service for doorstep delivery of fresh chilled pies, for which they rely on APC overnight.

The local Bristol depot APC Priority Express streamlines collections and deliveries with NetDespatch Velocity online booking and parcel tracking web software.

Kate Walshaw, Pieminister’s customer accounts minister, said “The NetDespatch web-based system allows us to easily control the booking ourselves and we can give customers a quick response if they want to track their pies.”