Whistl, the leading delivery management company with activities in Business Mail, Doordrop Media, Fulfilment and Parcels has announced the appointment of James Hayes as the Director of Business Development at Parcelhub, the business it acquired earlier this year.
James joins the company from Parcel Station, a parcel delivery management company he co-founded in 2010, where he built up a deep familiarity and knowledge within the eCommerce industry. James began his career at TNT UK where he spent eight years in various sales positions.
James will report into Mark Rosenberg, Managing Director of Parcelhub.
James commented: “It’s a great time to join Parcelhub now that it is part of Whistl, they are on an ambitious growth and development curve both in the UK and internationally and I’m excited to be able to help this succeed.”
Nick Wells, CEO Whistl, said:
“We are delighted to bring James into the team as part of our ongoing investment in the Parcelhub business as we continue to broaden its capabilities across the UK.”
James is married with two small children and relaxes at the weekend walking his dog or kayaking off the shores of Anglesey.
Parcelhub provides eCommerce shipping and fulfilment, and multi-carrier shipping and eCommerce customer service solutions for small to medium sized e-tailers who cannot access large scale discounts available to large volume mailers.
About Parcelhub – The bespoke parcel shipping solution
Save time and money. Increase delivery performance. Enhance customer experience.
Parcelhub is a bespoke and proactive multi-carrier delivery management solution. Flexible and scalable, it integrates seamlessly with marketplaces, eCommerce platforms, OMS, WMS, EMS and ERP systems, providing hundreds of multi-channel retailers, global brands and wholesalers with one access point to 20+ carriers and 300+ services.
Distributing more than 6 million parcels on its own carrier contracts every year, Parcelhub’s free multi-carrier shipping software grants hundreds of national and global businesses access to ‘pooled volume’ discounted rates from its carefully selected range of carrier partners, including Yodel, Hermes, DPD, DHL, UPS, DX, Parcelforce, CollectPlus, SkyNet, ArrowXL, Interpost, Panther Logistics, Direct Link and Palletforce. Dedicated proactive parcel management comes as standard.
Parcelhub is part of the Whistl Group. Whistl is the leading delivery management company enabling customers to get their letters, leaflets or parcels to customers efficiently and cost effectively both in the UK and internationally. It is headquartered in Marlow with 8 depots and 2 fulfilment centres across the UK handling 3.8bn items a year. The company is privately held with over 1,500 employees and a turnover in excess of £600m. It has grown significantly over the years and is now expanding its presence in the eCommerce sector offering fulfilment services to customers through a seamless experience from first click to final delivery.