Business expansion
United Kingdom
East Midlands; Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire; Nottingham
Location of affected unit(s)
Transportation / Storage
Land, Water And Air Transportation
Land Transport And Transport Via Pipelines
49.41 - Freight transport by road

209 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
27 June 2018
Employment effect (start)
27 June 2018
Foreseen end date


DPD UK, the UK subsidiary of the express parcel delivery company DPD Group, has announced that it is creating 209 new jobs. The job creation follows the company's recent move to a new purpose-built distribution centre in Nottingham, England. The new jobs will be in warehousing and operations. The company is also recruiting new drivers. Hiring for the new positions is underway and will be ongoing as the site is becoming operational.

DPD UK, which has its headquarters in Leicestershire, England, employs 11,000 people across the UK and delivers 230 million parcels a year.

In May 2018, the Group announced the creation of 700 jobs.


  • 28 June 2018: Insider Media
  • 27 June 2018: The Nottingham Post


Eurofound (2018), DPD UK, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 94566, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/94566.