Parcel company DPD has pre-let a warehouse at Tritax Symmetry’s Symmetry Park, Bicester scheme in Oxfordshire. The facility which will be constructed to net zero carbon will be used as a specialist parcel distribution facility. Cherwell Council granted planning consent for what will be DPD’s 36th new format hub built in the UK since 2011, […]
With the latest ONS figures showing the highest online shopping figures on record in April 2020, there has been a subsequent increase in demand for warehouse space nationwide.
FedEx has signed a multiyear collaboration deal with Microsoft to use cloud computing to further digitise its supply chain, starting with the jointly-developed visibility tool FedEx Surround.
The FTA has said that were the government to include part-time working as part of the current furlough scheme from the end of May, rather than waiting until August, it would ensure the future security of businesses across logistics in the UK.
The impact of Covid-19 dragged profit levels down 15.1% at UPS in the first quarter of the year, to $965 million (£772.8 million), with its international business seeing an increase in operating profit despite a 1.8% decline in volumes.