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June 2015


Click here  Prime Vision announces T-Systems collaboration

Click here  Australia Post launches voluntary redundancy program

Click here  Romanian Post in profit for start of 2015

Click here  Tmall Global to launch international cross-border e-commerce platforms

Click here  Swiss Post unveils environmentally friendly headquarters

Click here  DPDgroup and PostNord expand partnership to strengthen European parcel services

Click here  Posti to add 100 service points to its network

Click here  Norway Post invests in 300 electric vehicles

Click here  SingPost divests transactional mail printing business to focus on e-commerce

Click here  DHL whitepaper examines trends affecting the medical device supply chain

Click here  UPS to open new healthcare distribution center in the Netherlands

Click here  Amazon to develop fulfillment center in Minnesota, USA

Click here  Austrian Post sets up agreement with DES in the UK

Click here  Pitney Bowes completes acquisition of Borderfree and forms new global e-commerce unit

Click here  Quantium Solutions teams up with Hubbed to make parcel delivery in Australia more convenient

Click here  DPD to launch new app to improve delivery experience

Click here  USPS research reveals effectiveness of advertising mail

Click here  Australia Post opens Broome Superstore

Click here  Ofcom to review regulation of Royal Mail

Click here  DPD and Doddle to expand click and collect service

Click here  Swiss Post strengthens its healthcare portfolio

Click here  UPS publishes results of online shopping survey

Click here  CWU opposes Royal Mail privatization

Click here  DB Schenker opens state-of-the-art sorting terminal in Finland

Click here  Ver.di calls for strike action after DHL negotiations break down

Click here  Doddle parcel shop opens at London Paddington Station

Click here  Japan Post CEO visits Toll Group sites following takeover

Click here  Swiss Post to install parcel lockers at SSB railway stations

Click here  Emirates Post to sell e-Dirham cards at its post offices

Click here  Siemens establishes SPPAL as independent company

Click here  DHL invests US$108m in expansion of American hub

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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