Online retailer blasts Royal Mail for price hikes

INCREASES to Royal Mail’s prices and package bandings will hit many SMEs in the West Midlands hard, an online retailer has said.

Mobile phone accessories business Mobile Fun said the new pricing and the introduction of a fuel surcharge would hit margins as firms were forced to pass on costs to their customers.

Ruel Taylor, Mobile Fun’s Operations Director, said: “We are disappointed by the Royal Mail’s latest price rises which will, once again, impact disproportionately upon online reta... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...