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September 2013


Click here  Postal Technology International launches new app

Click here  KEBA to showcase latest logistics solution at Post-Expo 2013

Click here  Lithuania Post exceeds one-day delivery targets

Click here  Escher Group receives Patent for digital mailbox system

Click here  Postmaster General urges Congress to take action over USPS financial losses

Click here  Poste Italiane signs agreement with payleven for Chip and PIN distribution in Italy

Click here  Canada Post launches same-day e-commerce delivery service in Toronto

Click here  Royal Mail announces proposals to extend its small parcels range

Click here  DHL Express to invest €10m in sorting capabilities at main European hub

Click here  Correos y Telégrafos awarded Certificate of Excellence by International Post Corporation

Click here  Prime Vision to showcase KEY-IT video coding platform at Post-Expo 2013

Click here  Kouzelna Almara to expand parcel locker network in Czech Republic

Click here  Express delivery firm time:matters expands operations to Amsterdam

Click here  USPS auctions rare stamps to mark opening of postal store on eBay

Click here  Asendia moves into upgraded facility near Heathrow Airport

Click here  Solystic to modernise Austria Post’s letter sorting machines

Click here  UK Post Office reaches 1,000 branch conversions as part of £1.34bn modernisation plans

Click here  UPS to expand operations in Latin America

Click here  Swiss Post launches SMS postage stamp

Click here  Pitney Bowes to showcase improved mail automation solutions at Post-Expo 2013

Click here  DHL wins 10-year £24m contract with Gatwick Airport

Click here  Canada Post reports CAD$104m second quarter losses

Click here  Correos renews fleet with €1.4m investment in 1,000 new motorcycles

Click here  Eesti Post launches e-payment solution for online businesses

Click here  InPost Finance launches new method of payment for e-commerce industry

Click here  New post office at Chennai Airport offers personalised stamps

Click here  PostNord reports increased net sales despite declining mail volumes

Click here  Vanderlande Industries awarded contract with Australia Post

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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