Home deliveries increased exponentially during the pandemic and the trend looks unlikely to relent
Demand for electric vans is expected to rise as an increasing number of consumers raise concerns over the environmental impact of their home deliveries during lockdown.
Parcel carrier, Yodel has reported it reduced its carbon emissions by 25% despite record growth in the last five years.
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has launched a new delivery van conversion for the Volkswagen Crafter, in partnership with Bri-Stor Systems.
CitySprint has entered into an agreement to acquire the same day business of Leeds-based Sterling Services.
Analysts expect online sales to overtake spending in physical stores for the first time this year as the country prepares for a Covid Christmas.
Tesco is aiming to fully electrify its delivery fleet by 2028 as part of a commitment to reach ‘net zero’ by 2035.
The booming home delivery market has led to increased demand for retail-ready used vans by dealers.
British engineering firm Penso has delivered its first Blue Ocean Home Delivery Pods, with launch customer Asda taking an initial order for 25 units.
Mercedes-Benz Vans has loaned 15 Sprinters to Tesco so the supermarket can to continue carrying out driver assessments.