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January 2015


Click here  Donald Brydon to step down as chairman of Royal Mail

Click here  Iceland Post launches automated parcel locker network

Click here  DPD improves carbon footprint with LED lighting

Click here  TNT provides next day international delivery to all German postcodes

Click here  DPD to launch UK parcel shop network

Click here  UK e-commerce market experienced tsunami effect due to Black Friday

Click here  Online printing solution offered by The UPS Store

Click here  Crisplant sees automation as key to track and trace efficiency

Click here  DHL helicopter expedites transatlantic delivery times

Click here  Japan Post to offer parcel locker service for Rakuten shopping mall customers

Click here  UPS expands three European logistics facilities

Click here  InPost acquires Polish Postal Group

Click here  TNT offers carbon neutrality service for domestic deliveries in Germany

Click here  Royal Mail launches e-commerce solution for eBay sellers

Click here  SingPost acquires majority shareholding in Famous Pacific Shipping in New Zealand

Click here  Aramex partners with Al Ansari Exchange to supply self-service kiosks

Click here  Romanian Post equips fleet with GPS tracking

Click here  SingPost launches e-commerce solutions for blogshops and SME businesses

Click here  DX acquires minority stake in Gnewt Cargo

Click here  Prime Vision opens new test and development facility

Click here  DPD opens Dinkelsbühl distribution center

Click here  UPS expands heavyweight freight offering

Click here  UK’s SME e-retailers see online marketplaces as key to growth

Click here  DHL partners with Swipbox to install parcel lockers in Sweden

Click here  FedEx acquires Bongo International

Click here  DPD to construct key parcel sorting facility in Hamm

Click here  Parcel volumes for Itella Posti increased by 9% in December

Click here  Jersey Post to implement ByBox parcel lockers

Video Exclusives

Drone footage of Hermes super hub

Hermes UK has opened its new purpose built, automated parcel distribution hub in Rugby, the biggest of its kind in the UK. The £31m (US$40m) development represents the most significant investment in the company’s history and will create more than 100 jobs. Located in Rugby, the Midlands super hub measures 270,000ft², the equivalent of 34 soccer pitches, and has the capability to efficiently process in excess of one million parcels each day.

23 August, 2017

UPS delivery drivers trained using VR simulations

UPS has announced that it will start training student delivery drivers to spot and identify road hazards using virtual reality (VR) headsets that simulate the experience of driving on city streets. The company will launch VR training at nine UPS Integrad training facilities in September.

To read more about the training simulation, click here.

16 August, 2017

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Brody Buhler, global managing director, post and parcel industry group, Accenture, talks to PPTI about the company’s latest research and the impact AI will have on the postal sector.   October 16, 2017
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