Online deliveries up 10%, order values increase: IMRG

Online deliveries up 10%, order values increase: IMRG

Online deliveries rose by 10 per cent in April, with order values also on the up according to the IMRG. The increase, reported in the latest issue of the IMRG MetaPack UK Delivery Index, means that year-to-date growth comes in at 11.8 per cent – in line with IMRG predictions of 12 per cent growth in 2016. Delivery accuracy and parcel order values are also improving as order numbers rise, the analysis suggests. Some 94.7 per cent of orders were delivered on time, while average parcel order...
M&S sees 23% jump in online sales

M&S sees 23% jump in online sales

The company has reported record online sales, with 7.4 million accessing the site. This success however was offset by an overall slowing of growth and a fall in pre-tax profits of a fifth.