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Click here  Itella develops cross-border e-commerce route to Russia

Click here  DHL opens state-of-the-art road freight terminal in Taulov

Click here  UPS expands Memphis package distribution facility

Click here  Correios to test Renault electric delivery vehicles

Click here  LibanPost opens new automated mail sorting centre in Beirut

Click here  Report claims international online deliveries dispatched from the UK to double by 2017

Click here  Totalpost supplies x-ray screening to Nationwide in the UK

Click here  Beumer to supply automated parcel sortation system to Itella

Click here  On Logistics chooses Advanced WMS to support three-year growth strategy

Click here  France joins InPost parcel locker network

Click here  New Zealand Post joins IPC’s Sprinter road transport network

Click here  HayPost invests US$1.2m in 49 new delivery vehicles

Click here  Australia Post announces plans for reform to support frontline services and initiatives

Click here  USPS letter carriers collect over 70 million pounds of food for Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

Click here  DPD to install new line sortation system from Beumer Group Russia in St. Petersburg depot

Click here  Royal Gibraltar Post Office to deploy Escher Group's point of service solutions

Click here  TNT Post launches track and trace transparency on every packet and parcel

Click here  local letterbox partners with Norbert Dentressangle to support national rollout

Click here  New research calls for tech companies to re-evaluate supply chain operations to capture market share

Click here  Hermes to invest €300m in logistics systems

Click here  UPS opens air hub in Taipei

Click here  Sanoma and Itella join forces to boost domestic e-commerce

Click here  Australia Post and Westpac sign Digital Mailbox partnership

Click here  Siemens to operate baggage handling and postal activities as separate business

Click here  Don’t forget to nominate in this year’s Postal Technology International Awards!

Click here  SingPost collaborates with China’s Alibaba Group to develop international e-commerce

Click here  PostNL trials new delivery service for online refrigerated goods

Click here  Swiss Post launches YellowCube logistics solution for online retailers

Click here  UK's Post Office rolls out 40 mobile branches for customers in rural areas

Click here  Eesti Post unveils new international brand name Omniva

Click here  InPost installs first parcel locker at a London Underground tube station

Click here  Lithuania Post’s PayPost outlets overtake banks for customer service

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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