UK Mail Group PLC (UKM)

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Company Description

UK Mail Group PLC is engaged in the provision of express collection and delivery services for parcels, mail and palletised goods. Its operating segments consist of Parcel, Mail, Pallets, and Courier Services. Parcels division offers primarily next day business-to-business, business-to-consumer and international collection and delivery services. Parcel division operates through an extensive national network of 50 UK sites using 2,600 vehicles. Mail division provides a competitive postal service throughout the UK, collecting up to seventeen million mail items a day, including some of the UK's mailers. As well as providing a two-day time-definite delivery service UK Mail also offers a range of other value added services for its customers and continues to launch new services. Pallets business provides nationwide palletised goods delivery service. Courier Services division offer a range of fulfilment services, including ad hoc, contract and international courier, logistics and technical courier solutions such as delivery swap-out and high value installation services. The Courier network also provides the 'istore' service. This involves the local storage of parts and components for which service engineers need easy access tocomplete timely service jobs. The Company manages its business segments on a national basis, with all its operations in the UK...