Friday May 24, 2024

Listen to insights from senior executives in our series of audio interviews, published in cooperation with our content partner The Postal Hub Podcast,


Kathleen Cauwelier discusses the green delivery attitude-behaviour gap


Karin Enzlin on bpost's carbon calculator for parcel delivery emissions


Kati Nevalainen (Matkahuolto) on delivering parcels across Finland and the Nordics


Peter Dunn (Cullen International) on EU postal legislation, the USO and how European postal operators are adapting services


Prof. John Colley (Warwick Business School) on gig economy and ultrafast grocery delivery (q-commerce) 


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Quadient to install parcel lockers at leisure centres

A Freedom Leisure venue in Gloucester

Parcel Pending by Quadient, a provider of package management solutions, has announced a partnership with Freedom Leisure, which runs over 120 leisure, cultural and entertainment venues across the UK, to host its carrier-agnostic parcel lockers.  read more


Hexagon Agility renews RNG fuel supply deal with UPS

A UPS natural gas-fuel vehicle

Hexagon Agility, a global provider of clean fuel solutions, has signed a three-year extension of its master services agreement with UPS to supply renewable natural gas (RNG) fuel systems for medium- and heavy-duty trucks.  read more to supply software for German carrier-neutral parcel locker network staff celebrate the OneStopBox contract

Smart locker solutions firm has secured a contract to become the software provider for the new OneStopBox carrier agnostic locker network in Germany, which aims to roll out thousands of units across the country over the next three years.  read more


More Supplier News:

Onomotion and Mercedes-Benz Vans team up for sustainable deliveries

Instabee continues to expand in Nordics

Digit walks into more warehouses through Agility Robotics – Manhattan Associates partnership

Volta Trucks aims for sustainable comeback in Europe in 2024

Quadient to roll out smart lockers at Homebase locations across the UK

ShipBob expands fulfilment network in Canada and adds new freight partners

Cleveron develops automated in-store parcel collections for Swedish grocery retailer ICA

Blue Yonder will acquire One Network Enterprises for US$839m

Locus Robotics launches new AI tool and rolls out more bots in the UK and Mexico

Quadient says ‘cheers’ to lockers at British pubs

Fortna launches robotic solution to automate post-sorting in high-volume hubs

Bixolon wins contract with ACS Postal Services for mobile printing solutions

Hurricane Commerce partners with Time Express to expand in MENA region

Robot delivery firm Starship collects $90m for growth

Quadient reaches 20,000 parcel lockers milestone

Blue Yonder wins DPD UK returns contract

Accenture/Mujin JV offers AI-based robotics for logistics

Zebra launches ultra-rugged handheld and signs new USPS deal

Harbor Lockers launches “world’s first” on-demand locker marketplace

Blue Yonder “redefines” end-to-end supply chains with new interoperable solutions

Geekplus signs new deal with Logistex to enhance warehouse automation

Blue Yonder invests in generative AI to simplify supply chain management

Digit starts work at GXO warehouse

Dematic deploys 299 warehouse robots at Radial’s Dutch logistics centre

Prime Vision robots drive K-Parts logistics for scooter, moped and motorbike parts

SwipBox and Peak Technologies simplify duty-free airport shopping

Isitec International supports Tunisia Post’s e-commerce ambitions with parcel sorting solution

Blue Yonder completes Doddle acquisition

Amazon EV supplier Rivian opens up for other customers

Scania and sennder launch joint venture to drive electric truck adoption

AutoStore will automate more DHL Supply Chain warehouses

FORTNA and Geek+ partner for robotic warehousing solutions

Quadient signs up GLS for expanding French parcel locker network

SwipBox installs over 5,000 Infinity parcel lockers for DPD Polska

Open Pricer boosts DTDC India growth

Quadient wins more UK, France locker contracts

Fives boosts Posten Bring’s capacity in Sweden

Quadient to roll out 400 smart lockers at Auchan locations in France

SwipBox ships 40,000th parcel locker as firm’s global expansion continues

Product Showcase

Schwarz takes over from Scheel at DPD Germany

Karsten Schwartz

DPD Germany CEO Björn Scheel is leaving the company at the end of this month and will be replaced by former DHL executive Karsten Schwarz, who is already in charge of Geopost’s Germany/Austria/Switzerland region.  read more


Peter Gisel-Ekdahl is new CEO of PostNord Sweden

Peter Gisel-Ekdahl

Peter Gisel-Ekdahl has been appointed the new CEO of PostNord Sweden. He joins PostNord from the global specialized freight company Envirotainer and will take up his new role on June 3, 2024.  read more


UPS CFO steps down for health reasons

UPS Chief Financial Officer Brian Newman is stepping down from his post for health reasons, prompting a search for a successor.  read more


DHL Supply Chain reshuffles global leadership team

Stéphanie Berlioz is promoted to La Poste Groupe CFO

Neil Kuschel is new InPost UK CEO

Michiel van Veen takes charge of UPS France and Benelux

Emma Gilthorpe flies in to Royal Mail CEO role

Dan Hobden shifts into Yodel CFO role

Posten Bring names Janne Flessum as new CFO

SingPost appoints Shahrin Abdol Salam as CEO of Singapore business

Christel Dendas is bpostgroup’s first CCO

Posti appoints Antti Jääskeläinen as new CEO

UPS promotes Markus Kessler to UKI/Nordics chief amid reshuffle

Burak Kılıç will head UPS Germany, Austria and Switzerland

Retail expert Stuart Hill is new DHL eCommerce UK CEO


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