History

Interlink Express was launched in 1979 as a motorcycle courier, becoming an overnight parcels carrier in 1981. We became a wholly owned subsidiary of Mayne Nickless in 1991, and since 2000 have been wholly owned by La Poste, the second largest postal group in Europe.

La Poste has 3 main sectors - mail, parcels and logistics & financial services and is responsible for distributing some 385 million shipments throughout Europe per year.

Facts

  • Over 100 depots in the UK and Ireland
  • 15m Superhub in Birmingham processing 27,000 parcels per hour
  • 30,000 customers
  • 2,500 vehicles
  • Member of DPD network that distributes 285 million parcels per annum