English translation: they did not do much to help = they did a lot to harm
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09:20 Jul 27, 2005
English to English translations [Non-PRO] Other
English term or phrase:delays did much to promote ....
Could you please tell me what does mean "but none of the delays did much to promote":
THE DELIVERY COMPANY THAT COULD NOT DELIVER:A private parcel delivery company had many hundreds of parcels reported missing by angry customers. Most of these parcels turned up within a few days but none of the delays did much to promote the efficient next day delivery image of the company.