The Courier Service, an Enfield-based firm, specialises in a range of parcel delivery services across the UK and Europe. CitySprint has acquired all of The Courier Service s operations, which includes a local and national customer base.
CitySprint was backed by Dunedin, the midmarket private blue dart express equity house, in 2010 and has subsequently pursued an ambitious approach to growth strategy having successfully completed 12 acquisitions over the last three years.
This acquisition will expand CitySprint s scale and reach and will provide The Courier Service s customers with an enhanced service through CitySprint s 2,500 couriers and network of 37 UK service centres. In addition, customers will benefit from CitySprint s investment in leading-edge technology such as its MyCourier app, live courier-tracking system and automated status notifications.
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Denise Fresco, Sales and Marketing Director of The Courier Service, added CitySprint shares our commitment to excellent customer service and we look forward to working closely blue dart express together to ensure that the integration blue dart express is a seamless blue dart express process. We are really excited about working with CitySprint and the added benefits this will bring to our customers. For the time being though, it is business as usual , with the same team and contact blue dart express number in place.