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Courier Firm Continues on the Acquisition Road

SCOTLAND’S largest independent courier firm has continued its investment drive – as it eyes up further expansion south of the border. Bathgate-headquartered Eagle Couriers has taken a 50% share in Surrey-based Wey Group International, specialists in UK same day and overnight deliveries as well as international shipments.   The move comes just months after Eagle’s […]

The Road to 30 Years for Courier Firm Co-Director

Last week witnessed Eagle Couriers’ genial Co-Director, Jerry Stewart, pass the milestone 30 years of service mark. To celebrate this, we took a moment to catch up with Jerry, to find out what keeps his fire burning, how the role and the world has changed, as well as his many highs and lows, successes and […]

Courier Delivers Fresh Start to the Homeless

A LEADING courier company has been using its scale for good by helping homeless people in the capital get a fresh start. Eagle Couriers has been teaming up with Edinburgh-based charity, Fresh Start, to spread the news of how volunteering and donations can help ‘people make a home for themselves’. The firm, which is based […]

Team Member Focus November: Samuel Milne

Last month, we caught up with Eagle Courier’s Despatch Control Manager, Murray Hogarth, who has worked for the company for nearly a decade. In the hot seat this month is THS Operations Supervisor, Samuel Milne, a rising star of the company who has progressed really well, despite difficult circumstances.   What is your role at […]

Team Member Focus October: Murray Hogarth

Last month we caught up with Business Woman of the Year and Co-Director, Fiona Deas, to find out about working at Scotland’s leading courier company. In the hot seat this month is Eagle Couriers’ Despatch Control Manager, Murray Hogarth, who has been with the company for nearly a decade. Read on to find out about […]

Our Business Woman of the Year: Fiona Deas

After 21 years with Eagle Couriers, our Co-Director Fiona Deas has seen it all. Breaking the mould as a female leader in a very male orientated industry, it is no surprise that she has been nominated for Business Woman of the Year at The Scottish Women’s Awards 2018. We caught up Fiona ahead of the […]

Team Member Focus August: Gary Robertson

Last month we introduced you to THS Couriers’ Lorna Smith who discussed her superpower of choice and where she would travel in time. Taking to the spotlight this month is Eagle Couriers’ Despatch Controller, Gary Robertson, who has moved from THS to Eagle Couriers in February this year. Gary gave us a rundown on things […]

Scottish Courier Delivers Story of Life-saving Dog

A PROGRESSIVE Scottish courier firm is helping to raise awareness of one of the country’s lesser known chronic conditions. Bathgate-based Eagle Couriers has teamed up with Fringe act Katie & Pip to help spread the word about type 1 diabetes and the effect it can have on the lives of young people in the UK. […]

Team Member Focus July: Lorna Smith

Last month we introduced you to courier driver, Roderick Page, who discussed his dream dinner guests and what he’d bring to a desert island. Taking to the spotlight this month is THS Couriers’ Operations Manager, Lorna Smith, who has been at the company for eight and a half years. Read on to find out more […]

Courier Firm Swoops in with Runners’ Donation

A LEADING Scottish courier firm is helping to make a difference after donating to one of the country’s largest sports clubs for the LGBT community. Bathgate-based Eagle Couriers has donated £200 to Glasgow FrontRunners – an award-winning road-running group with strong links to Glasgow’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. Based at The Arc […]