Supply chain hit by post-Brexit border delays

Supply chain hit by post-Brexit border delays

Border delays and Brexit red tape are hitting the industry, with Waterstones suspending European deliveries and Blackwell's facing issues with goods coming into the UK.

Waterstones has paused making deliveries to the continent and customers making orders through its website are unable to choose a delivery to European countries. The company has been affected by its European delivery partner Royal Mail suspending all deliveries to mainland Europe, Canada and Turkey on 21st December.

C.o.o. Kate Skipper said: "We hope Waterstones.com deliveries for European customers will be back up and runn...

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