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2pc parcels growth for Royal Mail

Rico Back to head Royal Mail

Rico Back, who heads General Logistics Systems, is to take over from Moya Green as chief executive of Royal Mail on 1st June.

Sainsbury’s trials electric bike deliveries

Sainsbury’s is trialling the UK’s first grocery delivery service by electric cargo bike. The fleet of five zero emission bikes will be trialled across South London – delivering up to 100 orders a day to local customers who have shopped online.

Costa plans to boost recycling of paper cups

Costa Coffee is to pay a £70 per tonne supplement to coffee cup waste collectors to boost recycling rates from the current level of 14 million to 100 million this year.

EU still a key market for SMEs

The EU remains a key market for SMEs despite Brexit, according to research by CitySprint, which found that 24 per cent plan to look overseas to grow their customer base over the coming months.

Kleeneze calls in administrators

Kleeneze, the direct selling organisation specialising in household and beauty products, has gone into administration, just months after moving into a new warehouse at Heywood in Manchester.

TJX Europe awards DHL contract extension

TJX Europe has awarded DHL Supply Chain a five-year contract extension to handle its end-to-end supply chain, including inbound vendor collections and outbound store distribution.

EU plans to ban unfair practices in food supply chain

The European Commission has set out plans to ban unfair trade practices in the food supply chain including late payments for perishable food products, last minute order cancellations, unilateral or retroactive changes to contracts and forcing the supplier to pay for wasted products.