Monday 23rd Jul 2018 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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UK Mail becomes DHL Parcel

UK Mail is to begin rebranding to become DHL Parcel UK to fully align with DHL values and corporate responsibility commitments and adopt the DHL brand after its acquisition in December 2016.

Reiss partners with returns service provider

International fashion brand Reiss has partnered with CollectPlus to enable its customers to return items at a time that is suitable for them at over 7,000 locations across the UK.

Profits rise at Palletforce

Palletforce operating profit rose to £4.3m in the year to 30th September 2017 from £4.1m the year before. Sales were up from £96.5m in 2016 to £104.9m as a result of growth in pallet volumes.

K+N wins contract with Assa Abloy UK

Sales rise at K+N

Sales were up 14 per cent at Kuehne+Nagel in the first of 2018 topping CHF10 billion, while EBIT was up 11 per cent at CHF501m.

Eddy joins CitySprint

Craig Eddy is to take on the role of director of operations for same day courier company CitySprint where he will manage all final mile operations.

American Airlines transports 12m lbs of asparagus

American Airlines has transported almost 12 million pounds of fresh asparagus around the globe in the first six months of 2018 from early season suppliers in Mexico and Peru via key US hubs.

Parcelforce Worldwide launches tracking tool

Parcelforce Worldwide has presented customers with a new online dashboard which enables the progress of UK and international parcels to be tracked and monitored via smartphones, tablets and laptops so that businesses can identify and monitor priority customers.

New chairman for Wincanton

Wincanton, which is under pressure from activist investor Gatemore, has appointed Martin Read, the former chief executive of IT group Logica, as chairman.