Online shoppers boost UK Mail

UK Mail Group’s performance in the fourth quarter was in line with its expectations, the group said yesterday. Driven by increased online shopping, UK Mail reported a volume growth of 10 per cent. Its reported revenues for the quarter increased by 14 per cent, compared to the previous year. Total revenue growth for the year increased by eight per cent, boosted by both its Courier and Pallets businesses reporting revenue growth for the year.