Online retail parcel delivery order volumes rose 13.9% year-on-year in April, according to the latest data from the IMRG MetaPack UK Delivery Index. On-time delivery performance also rose – coming in at just over 90%.
Andrew Starkey, head of e-Logistics at IMRG said the results were encouraging. “It’s so far, so good for order volumes given that, toward the end of last year, the indicators for 2018 were not particularly good – there was a squeeze on household incomes, consumer confidence wasn’t particularly strong and many retailers were reporting tough trading conditions,” he said. According to edelivery.net – Read Full Article Here http://edelivery.net/2018/05/retail-parcel-delivery-order-volumes-rise-april/