The Hermes UK Blog

Connecting to consumers via innovation

Jon Ormond, Director of Hubs and Depots

Following another hugely successful year where the IMRG revealed that online sales in the UK grew by 16% to £133bn, an industry commentator recently asked me whether I thought the home delivery market was finally approaching its saturation point.

read more

Hermes handles record volumes during peak

Hermes, the consumer delivery specialist, experienced its busiest peak season to date as the company handled more than 36 million parcels between Black Friday and the New Year. This represents a year-on-year rise of 15.7% on 2015 volumes, for the period 27th November and 2nd January.

read more

Take your eBay business to the next level

Are you a business owner with a killer instinct to maximize your profits? Then eBay is the place for you.

The ecommerce site gives businesses, big and small, the power to reach a staggering 162 million customers at the click of a button.

read more

Why giving to charity gives back to businesses

Andy Baxter, Head of HR Shared Services and Rewards

Raising money for charity is a great way of improving brand awareness and increasing team morale, says Hermes’ Andy Baxter.

Last year 67% of adults living in the UK donated to charity, raising more than £9.6bn in the process, and 2016 looks set to be another fantastic year for fundraising.

read more

2016 Blog Articles


Read industry blog articles from:

  • Carole Woodhead, CEO, Hermes
  • Martijn de Lange, Chief Operating Officer, Hermes
  • and other Hermes employees

read more

Hermes UK

Capitol House,1 Capitol Close
Morley, Leeds, LS27 OWH
United Kingdom