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November 2013


Click here  Prime Vision’s latest development in recognition coding technology boosts read rates for posts

Click here  Royal Mail commissions independent research after Ofcom report reveals missed targets

Click here  Russian Post opens first multi-functional logistics centre

Click here Group to install parcel lockers across Central America and the Caribbean

Click here  DHL to open £100m logistics hub at Manchester’s new Airport City

Click here  HayPost develops post office network in collaboration with Armenian government

Click here  CitySprint announces seasonal contingency plans

Click here  USPS revenue increases overshadowed by US$5bn net losses

Click here  Australia Post opens general post office in Melbourne

Click here Group to provide parcel lockers for Iceland’s postal service

Click here  Vanderlande Industries installs refurbished sorting system for TNT Express Italy

Click here  P2P Mailing moves to new premises in the East of England

Click here  IPC members approach 2020 carbon emissions goal

Click here  Austrian Post invests €4m in new parcel terminals

Click here  Lithuania Post records nearly 50% rise in outgoing international parcels

Click here  Amazon and USPS to offer Sunday delivery service in American cities

Click here  Emirates Post brings postal services to Somalia after 23-year halt

Click here  DHL opens new terminal facility at Budapest Airport

Click here  Poczta Polska launches online platform

Click here  Swiss Post completes solar plant on roof of Daillens parcel centre in western Switzerland

Click here  DPD launches 90-minute delivery service

Click here  Poczta Polska launches bundled shipping options for the growing e-commerce industry

Click here  DHL announced as Rugby World Cup 2015 logistics partner

Click here  CitySprint trials new delivery methods with trained huskies

Click here  FedEx Express to add first electric vehicles to Latin America fleet

Click here  Lithuania Post moves courier activities to new hub in Lithuania’s capital city

Click here  UPS launches new route optimisation software

Click here  Asda signs contract with Pullman Fleet Services for home delivery vehicles

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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Ahead of his presentation at POST-EXPO 2017, Holger Winklbauer, CEO at International Post Corporation (IPC), talks to PPTI about the latest changes in e-commerce markets.   September 19, 2017
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