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Click here  New Zealand Post and Vodafone announce network services agreement

Click here  CitySprint acquires Letchworth Couriers

Click here  Aramex delivers record half-year results

Click here  InPost provides flexible delivery option for P4D

Click here  Toll Group opens Australia’s largest express freight facility

Click here  Prime Vision appoints technical sales engineer to engage with OEMs and integrators

Click here  GLS expands cross-border delivery service

Click here  Correios signs MOU with Alibaba Group

Click here  UPS increases early morning delivery coverage

Click here  Purolator International improves logistics capabilities

Click here  Shinsegae International increases capacity with Vanderlande sorting system

Click here  InPost installs parcel lockers at Victoria Coach Station

Click here  Swiss Post gives customers more choice with E-Post Office

Click here  eBay and Argos move to next stage of Click & Collect partnership

Click here  Geis launches parcel pickup network in the Czech Republic

Click here  Skillweb unveils mobile app for parcel tracking and proof of delivery

Click here  DPD's Follow My Parcel voted top digital retail innovation

Click here  Asendia launches easy-to-use delivery product range

Click here  USPS announces new pricing strategy for Priority Mail service

Click here  Budget restrictions could create technology capability gap within logistics industry according to new research

Click here  KEBA signs contract with largest web shop in the Czech Republic

Click here  DPD picks up two prizes at the 2014 Motor Transport Awards

Click here  Itella signs agreement for new automated warehouse system

Click here  Parcelforce Worldwide launches Sunday delivery service

Click here  Hermes launches Europe’s largest consumer parcel network

Click here  An Post to increase rates on July 21

Click here  Post Office launches Drop & Go parcel discount service for SMEs

Click here  Escher Group signs contract with Emirates Post Group

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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