Swipbox will install a network of parcel lockers across Norway next year after winning a competitive tender from Posten Norge (Norway Post) and following a successful pilot scheme in Oslo.
Electric vehicle manufacturer Volta Trucks has revealed the new Volta Zero, the world’s first purpose-built full-electric 16-tonne commercial vehicle designed specifically for inner-city parcel and freight distribution.
Two companies specialising in cross-border trade technologies have teamed up to help postal operators prepare for a wave of new regulations coming into force over the coming months.
Siemens Logistics is bringing to market the world’s first Misplaced Item Clearer (MIC) to improve operations with cross-belt sorters in parcel sorting centers.
Leading Australian online book retailer Booktopia has achieved enhanced productivity, accuracy and cost savings thanks to Zebra Technologies.
A carrier-neutral system using Quadient lockers able to receive packages from all retailers and delivery companies is being tested in Seattle, USA.
Global Freight Solutions (GFS) has selected returns solution provider ZigZag’s cutting-edge technology to launch their new returns solution called GFS Global Returns Pro.
Amazon has announced it is adding more than 1,800 electric vehicles from Mercedes-Benz Vans to its delivery fleet in Europe this year “to build the most sustainable transportation fleet in the world”.
bpost and SwipBox, the Danish operator of neutral parcel terminals, have teamed up to launch a dense network of battery-driven and Bluetooth-enabled parcel lockers in Belgium.
International delivery technology platform Metapack has launched its direct External Parcel Integration (EPI) with Manhattan Associates, a supply chain and omnichannel commerce technology provider.
Indian logistics SaaS platform specialist FarEye has raised an additional US$37.5m as an extension to its Series D investment led by The Fundamentum Partnership.
Blue Yonder has been selected by South African producer and marketer of alcoholic beverages, Distell, to power its supply chain digital transformation.
Advanced robotics provider Geek+ is expanding into South America with its first robotics project, providing smart logistics solutions to Walmart Chile.
Siemens Logistics is bringing to the market a new variant of its tried-and-tested VarioRoute for flow splitting in parcel sorting centers.
Jan Kooyman, co-founder of Hurricane Commerce, predicts that cross-border e-commerce will bounce back quickly from the coronavirus pandemic, with ETOEs helping postal operators to grow their business. read more
Bishar Hussein, Director General of the Universal Postal Union, explains how the UPU is helping postal operators to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic and keep the world’s mail moving. read more
Holger Winklbauer explains how IPC is responding to the current challenges, shares the organisation’s learnings and advice for others, and looks ahead to a post-crisis CEP industry. read more
The Postal Hub Podcast discusses the latest developments in the postal, parcels and express industry.
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