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March 2015


Click here  Neopost and Esker partner to provide cloud-based solutions for SMEs

Click here  Postal service quality in Europe exceeds EU objectives

Click here  DHL trials parcel lockers at apartment buildings in Germany

Click here  Halfords joins DPD’s parcel collection network in the UK

Click here  Realtime Despatch partners with NetDespatch

Click here  DHL to integrate Stada’s logistics arm

Click here  Doddle launches app for Android smartphone users

Click here  PostNord acquires Jetpak Borg in Norway

Click here  Swiss Post attributes 2014 profits to lower tax expenses

Click here  SingPost to launch online SME fulfillment solution

Click here  Royal Mail launches portal to improve parcel returns process

Click here  Westpac bank adopts Australia Post’s digital mailbox solution

Click here  DPD acquires German franchisee DPD Systemlogistik

Click here  HP to transform TNT IT systems

Click here  Tough outlook for bpost despite strong 2014

Click here  NetDespatch helps Chase Distillery to optimize shipping processes

Click here  Renault and La Poste test hybrid hydrogen-powered truck

Click here  Research by Royal Mail demonstrates effectiveness of mail advertizing

Click here  Online shoppers want greater delivery options according to UPS research

Click here  DHL to build fully automated hub at Changi Airport in Singapore

Click here  Hungarian Post renews contract with Escher

Click here  Australian government approves two-speed letters service

Click here  TNT moves into former City Link depot

Click here  UK parcel volumes up 9.5% in January 2015

Click here  UPS accelerates the deployment of its ORION routing system in the USA

Click here  Royal Mail launches Tmall Global shop front for online Chinese shoppers

Click here  Open architecture systems underpin new infrastructure at PostNL

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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