By Chris Dawson November 13, 2019 - 10:30 am

Hermes announces Last Festive Posting Dates for Christmas 2019

Hermes have announced the recommended last festive posting dates to ensure presents are delivered in time for Christmas 2019. They are: Thursday 19th December If you would like a Hermes courier to collect your parcel. Saturday 21st December (noon) If you are able to drop your presents

Hermes plans for busiest peak period ever with new capacity

Hermes UK have announced a number of developments to support its predicted busiest peak period yet. They are estimating that year-on-year parcel numbers will be up by 14%, with 12.8 million parcels predicted in the first week of December alone. In order to prepare for

Hermes tap into customer feedback to accelerate growth

Hermes UK are continuing to use customer feedback as a barometer of their success, boasting a 4.5-star rating on a consumer review site, Trustpilot, which they claim to be "higher than any other UK parcel carrier." The delivery supplier currently have more than 300,000 reviews on

Tamebay warehouse visit: Hermes Rugby

Based in the East Midlands and sitting pretty much at the very heart of England, the famous ‘Golden Triangle of Logistics’ has continued to attract investment from the logistics sector for decades due to its excellent connectivity. In close proximity to the M1, the M6

Why should Manufacturers attend the White Label World Expo?

The White Label World Expo is an online retail sourcing show, making it the perfect destination for manufacturers to showcase their products to a rapidly growing market. Based in four countries over three continents. It truly is a global event reaching a truly global audience.

Hermes discount for 2-10kg parcels

There's currently a Hermes discount promotion running which will let you send 2-10kg for even less than usual. For a limited time the Hermes discount will let you send 2-10kg parcels for only £5.99 inc VAT (previously the cost was £6.49 inc VAT). Hermes discount savings Hermes

New study spotlights Post Office as the UK’s preferred returns point

Post Office is the preferred location to return unwanted items amongst the UK shoppers, says new study released today by Whistl. Some 44% of the polled UK shoppers say they chose Post Office as a convenient returns point in the UK. This is followed by 25%

GUEST COMMENT: People are the key to a prosperous future

Retailers continue to witness huge growth in online volumes. They are now relying more than ever on carriers to efficiently deliver an increasing number of their parcels while maintaining exceptional customer experience. As a result, home delivery firms face significant investment in their infrastructure, fleets and,

How German marketplace Otto competes with Amazon

Otto, founded in 1949 is one of the largest ecommerce retailers in the world and one of the few who can compete with Amazon in Europe. A retailer in their own right, they are also a marketplace and Micheal Otto, Otto executive board chairman, previously