Q Couriers a top level courier provider | Shot of a courier making a delivery to a happy customer.

Providing first class delivery solutions for multi-national courier delivery companies | A proud UPS partner

Our core purpose is to partner with multi-national courier companies to provide large scale daily multiple route operations, as well as other courier delivery services such as trunking and pallet transportation.

Knowledgeable and experienced

Over the last 25 years, we have worked with all the major UK courier delivery services and as a result, we have built up a huge amount of experience of running large scale multiple route operations on behalf of the major courier delivery companies. We are proud partners to global delivery giant, UPS.

Q Couriers delivers parcels on time to your door

"The Q Couriers team have become a key partner to UPS in Scotland with basics taken care of daily and challenges approached with a can do attitude. The attention to detail shown by the management team is reflected in there results which is now showing others what is possible even during these challenging conditions."

Scott Fowler
Divisional Operations Manager, UPS

Young Q couriers driver talking on phone looking into notebook while delivering parcels

Partnering with multi-national courier companies to provide first class delivery service.

Our philosophy is to work in partnership with our clients, based in their depots and working closely with their managers, building strong relationships and becoming an extension to their team. We fit seamlessly into clients operations as we adopt the clients goals and metrics and measure our own drivers on them. as a result we can deliver a first class service, often in the top end of performance league tables

Professional & trusted | A UPS Partner

We are trusted by our clients to provide a reliable & efficient service because of our experience in running large scale out-sourced operations. We are highly regarded because of our performance. We set high standards in all areas including service delivery, Health & Safety and HR policy and this becomes evident in the overall service we provide and the driver experience working with us.

Q Couriers is a proud partner of UPS. Here a courier driver carries a parcel for delivery

Working with us

We operate an employed model where all our regular drivers are employed and are protected by strict HR policies. We offer full training and support for all drivers. We always try to promote from within the company so many of our managers started out as drivers.

Who are
Q Couriers?

Q Couriers has been set up to focus on providing out-sourced delivery solutions for multi-national courier delivery companies.

It was established by Martin Smith who has owned & run the highly regarded Pegasus Couriers for 25 years. When Martin started out, he worked in the courier industry for 10 years and then set up his own small courier company. Over time, Martin provided services for all the major courier delivery companies and the company grew consistently to become what it is today, a highly regarded and successful large company.

Q couriers delivery driver scans a parcel for delivery. Q couriers delivers on UPS Scotland and England.
Q couriers driver takes notes in his van during a UPS delivery

Martin is joined by Dan Whyte who runs the operations, with over 15 years experience in the industry.

Sandy Smith runs the behind the scenes work concentrating on policies, processes, controls and overall integrity internally & externally.

Our team

With over 30 years combined experience we have the knowledge to deliver outstanding service to our clients and customers.

Martin Smith Director Q Couriers has more than 30 years’ experience in the parcel delivery industry.

Martin Smith

Managing Director

Dan Whyte Q couriers operations director. With over 10 years experience running large Service Provider operations for the UPS client, Dan is responsible for running the operations for Q Couriers. His top priority is providing the highest level of service through dedication and commitment. This approach has been highly successful and we are now one of the highest rated Service Providers to UPS in the UK.

Dan Whyte

Operations Director

Andy Cura With over 10 years experience running Service Provider operations for the UPS client alongside Dan, Andy is responsible for the daily running of the Q Couriers operation in the UPS Dundee depot. He has a proven track record of excellent service to our client and customers. His geographical knowledge of North East Scotland is impeccable.

Andy Cura

Depot Manager (Dundee)

Tom McEwan has over 8 years experience running Service Provider operations for the UPS client,

Tom McEwan

Depot Manager (Warrington)

David Aitken

David Aitken

Fleet Manager

Emma Harding has 2 years experience on the UPS client. With previous experience in a large retailer and successfully rolling out their click & collect operation, Emma has been a great addition to the team. Emma is now responsible for the daily route management for Q Couriers in Warrington to ensure excellent service to our client and to customers.

Emma Harding

Operations Manager (Warrington)