Thursday September 29, 2022
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Bpost 5.48€ +1.11%
DP-DHL 30.36€ +1.18%
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PostNL 1.70€ +1.34%
Royal Mail 194.05p -0.92%
UPS 167.12$ +1.43%

Prime Vision launches new Smart Store solution for easier parcel tracking

Dutch technology company Prime Vision has announced the launch of a new solution, which helps retailers and postal firms visualize the vast amounts of data gathered on parcel flows for better supply chain tracking.


Quadient launches Oversize Lockers for extra-large goods

Global smart locker specialist Quadient has announced the launch of Oversize Lockers, an automated fulfillment solution tailored to industries which need to deliver extra-large and oversized goods to their customers.


Bringg offers new delivery and returns options on Salesforce AppExchange

Delivery management platform provider Bringg has updated its Bringg on Salesforce offering on the Salesforce AppExchange to offer new capabilities to retailers, including new ways to manage e-commerce delivery and returns. 


Hurricane Commerce wins Hongkong Post cross-border data contract

Hongkong Post has chosen Hurricane Commerce as data partner to support its global eCommerce operations.


Magna will “ramp up” production of Cartken’s delivery bots

Canadian automaker supplier Magna has revealed that it is manufacturing Cartken’s autonomous delivery robot fleet with production set to “ramp up” in the coming months to meet growing demand for last mile delivery.


Hurricane Commerce and Itembase announce strategic cross border partnership

Cross border data specialist Hurricane Commerce has teamed up with e-commerce API integration platform provider Itembase to make selling internationally and meeting regulatory requirements easier for merchants.


Fives to automate DHL eCommerce Solutions’ new mega hub in Coventry, UK

Material handling and sorting solutions provider Fives is set to oversee the high-speed automation of DHL eCommerce Solutions’ new 25,000 sqm mega hub in Coventry in the UK, helping to support DHL’s ambitious growth plan in the region. 


GEODIS orders 1,000 more LocusBots for warehouse logistics

Zebra Technologies targets big emissions cutsGeek+ raises $100m amid robotics boom

Blue Yonder wins new contracts and announces strong Q2 results ahead of possible IPO

Fives teams up with Caja Robotics

Körber acquires enVista commerce and payment services

Auctane launches ShipEngine in Europe

Körber Group completes €1.15bn acquisition of Siemens Logistics’ mail and parcel business

Geek+ and Reesink Logistic Solutions announce new European partnership

Wingcopter raises $42 million to speed up production

Instabox expands in the Netherlands with new PLUS and H&M partnerships

Cleveron Mobility teams up with DHL and DPD to bring autonomous deliveries to Europe

HAI ROBOTICS raises $100m for R&D

Hurricane Commerce partners fintech Plusius for seamless cross-border flows

SVT Robotics and Locus Robotics to accelerate robotics integration in warehouses

Descartes buys parcel shipping platform following strong financial results

GreyOrange teams up with Blue Yonder to speed up fulfillment for customers

Radial deploys Locus Robotics’ autonomous mobile robots at fourth warehouse

Hurricane Commerce and AEB sign strategic customs data partnership

Odin Automotive becomes B-ON and partners Hitachi for last-mile electrification solution

Metapack signs up Homerr for sustainable Benelux deliveries

GreyOrange closes US$110m financing deal to drive global growth

Renault Trucks launches multi-modal EV concept for last mile deliveries

Bringg launches cross-cloud delivery and returns offering on Salesforce AppExchange

Trimble Maps reports on successful cooperation with delivery firm Yodel

Volvo Trucks wins big Deutsche Post DHL electric truck order

Scurri chooses Hurricane as cross-border data partner

Zebra Technologies launches new mobile computing solution for front-line workers

Quadient and Decathlon strengthen locker partnership in France

Volta Trucks unveils full-electric 7.5- and 12-tonne variants

Agility Robotics raises US$150m to accelerate development of next-gen robot

Fives equips DHL’s new Abu Dhabi hub

Asda and Vanderlande extend long-term warehouse automation partnership

Instabox closes US$190m growth equity round and begins German expansion

MHS and Fortna to form global logistics automation company

Yodel boosts productivity with ProGlove wearable scanners

Vanderlande adds advanced automated picking robot to warehouse solutions portfolio

Rakuten Super Logistics picks Zebra Technologies’ robots to triple productivity

SwipBox to install a parcel locker network for Greek e-commerce platform Skroutz

Volta Trucks to open service hub in Paris and plans facilities in other European countries by 2023

BT digitalises Deutsche Post DHL global logistics

Google launches last-mile delivery optimisation solutions

Locus Robotics introduces new robots and wins GXO Logistics deal

Parcelly secures US$6.7m in Series A funding for US and European expansion

GoFor will drive out Odin’s electric vans in US and Canada

Kindred launches AI-powered robotic solution to automate small parcel induction process

Berkshire Grey and Swisslog offer AI-enabled robotic warehousing solutions

Instabox strengthens Dutch presence with 55 new smart lockers

Quadient to “significantly expand” DHL’s Swedish parcel locker network in 2022

Cleveron expands automated pickup range with new compact grocery locker

PostNord Finland to deploy SwipBox parcel lockers outdoors



Product Showcase

Valérie Dubuisson is promoted to Lenton Group CEO

Valérie Dubuisson has been appointed CEO of Hong Kong-based Lenton Group tasked with expanding its cross-border parcels activities under the DPD brand. 


Susanne Klingler-Werner heads UPS Supply Chain Solutions Europe

Susanne Klingler-Werner has been appointed president of UPS Supply Chain Solutions (SCS) Europe, with responsibility for 22 markets. 


UPS names new managers for Spain, Turkey, Hungary

UPS has appointed experienced executives as new country managers for Spain, Turkey, Hungary and various smaller markets in a managerial re-shuffle in Europe. 


Li Yu appointed as CEO for SingPost’s international business

Singapore Post Limited (SingPost) has appointed former UPS regional executive Li Yu as CEO for its international business with immediate effect. 


Ken Allen picks up ProGlove chairperson role

Former DHL Express CEO Ken Allen has been handed the job of chairperson at industry supplier ProGlove. 


Posten Norge appoints Thomas Støkken as E-commerce & Logistics chief

Nordic postal and logistics group Posten Norge has announced the appointment of Thomas Støkken as the new Executive Vice President of its E-commerce and Logistics division. 


Gary Edstein hands over DHL Express Australia to Phil Corcoran

Yodel adds 2 execs in growth push

Posten Norge’s CEO Tone Wille to head IPC board

DPD Germany and Chronopost announce new management appointments

Parcelly appoints Christopher Marett as General Manager for the US

DPD Germany appoints Walter Johne as Director Fulfillment

Brie Carere promoted to FedEx Chief Customer Officer

Bala Subramanian is new UPS Chief Digital and Technology Officer

Evri wins digital expert as Chief Product Officer

Beumer names new CEO

Rick Fletcher named head of UPS UK, Ireland & Nordics

Eric Dietz will be DPDgroup COO Europe

Yves Delmas is new GeoPost/DPDgroup CEO

Jersey Post Group names Mark Siviter as new CEO

Richard de Haas will be new CEO DPD Belux

Sonja Aboulez heads Austrian Post domestic parcels business

Michael Lamia heads GEODIS MyParcel

Richard Smith becomes president and CEO of FedEx Express

DHL stalwart Ken Allen heads Down Under to advise Toll Global Express

Kate Gutman heads UPS International as Scott Price retires

Bob Black is new Doddle deputy chairman

Luiz Vasconcelos heads FedEx Latin America region

Australia Post completes leadership team

Henri de Romrée returns as bpost North America CEO

Nicolas Sibuet is new Aramex CFO

Bob van Ierland heads PostNL Mail

Whistl appoints new Executive Chairman and CEO

James Edge is new bpost CTO

Post Luxembourg names new mail chief


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