Posted on 16/09/2021 by DHL Express
One in seven adults plan to become entrepreneurs
Research from NatWest has found that the number of people wanting to become entrepreneurs has increased by 50% compared to pre-COVID times.
The study, which interviewed participants aged between 18 and 80, also highlighted areas for improvement in order to give aspiring businesspeople a better chance of success. These included better entrepreneurial education at school level, government programmes, improved business support and the sharing of information.Read more
DHL Express expands electric van fleet
DHL Express has taken another step forward in their Mission 2050 target of zero logistics-related emissions, by announcing the addition of 50 new electric vans into their UK fleet. This expansion will be boosted by a further 50 e-vehicles by the end of the year, with 220 more added UK-wide by the end of 2022, as well as investment in electric charging infrastructure at over 20 sites.
The latest electric vans will be deployed across the country in cities including Leeds, Manchester, Glasgow and Birmingham.Find out more
Licence to deliver
Since Casino Royale (2006), DHL’s logistics experts have been responsible for the transport and logistics solutions related to the shooting of the production of the 007 films. As Official Logistics Partner for No Time To Die – in UK cinemas September 30 – DHL ensured everything was delivered on time. From the legendary Aston Martin to key props, the film equipment was moved between the locations, e.g. Norway, Jamaica or Italy, and of course all over the UK.
To celebrate our role as an Official Logistics Partner, we’re offering you the chance to win a three-night trip to London to experience the world of 007. The prize includes three nights in a luxury base in the heart of the city, an exhilarating driving experience and a private boat ride down the River Thames.Enter now