Friday December 08, 2023

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

Mindaugas Cerpickis and Jacob Østermann (from Copenhagen Economics) analyse the end of the Danish USO.


Thibault Guez, Out-of-Home Project Director Europe at Geopost, discusses out-of-home delivery strategies


Consultant Dean Maciuba on UPS, FedEx, USPS, Amazon


Brody Buhler on Escher's 2023 Future of Posts research


Professor Roel Gevaers on open parcel locker networks


Heleen Buldeo Rai on urban logistics facilities


Kate Muth on USPS developments


Johan Peeters on how to decarbonise last-mile deliveries


Pos Malaysia CEO Charles Brewer on transformation, strategy, and sustainability


DHL's Markus Reckling on cross-border e-commerce delivery



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

Dematic robots at Radial's Groningen warehouse

Dematic has recently completed the installation of 299 autonomous mobile robots (AMR) at the Dutch logistics centre of Radial Europe, a leading B2C e-commerce fulfilment expert and subsidiary of bpostgroup.  read more


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

Prime Vision robots improve warehouse operations

K-Parts, a leading online supplier of scooter, moped and motorbike parts, has chosen robots from Prime Vision to streamline its warehouse logistics operations at Harderwijk in the Netherlands.  read more


SwipBox and Peak Technologies simplify duty-free airport shopping

Parcel locker company SwipBox and US-based Peak Technologies have teamed up to offer a new click & collect solution for duty-free shopping, allowing passengers to conveniently pick up their purchases from an app-operated parcel locker located at the airport.  read more


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

Isitec International, a French firm specialised in intralogistics, has installed an intelligent parcel sorting solution at Tunisia Post’s new UPU-backed e-commerce logistics hub, which is due to open in 2024 to help meet the needs of the growing e-commerce sector in the country.  read more

More Supplier News:

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

Newegg rolls out warehouse robotics solutions from Geek+

Fortna launches Last Mile Solution Center to optimize last mile operations

ShipStation and PULPO partner for connected e-commerce warehousing and shipping

Locus Robotics passes two billion units picked milestone

Jungheinrich takes over robotics company Magazino

LocusBots go Down Under to DHL Australia warehouses

Geek+ automates Hongkong Post and Rhenus Logistics sites

Austrian Post deploys INFORM’s Yard Management System

PowerFlex installs over 400 charging stations across the US for DHL Express

Quadient hits 1,000 lockers in France and speeds global rollout

Beumer Group launches new pouch sorter and overhauls palletizer range

Prime Vision robots to speed up Babydump orders

Open Pricer and Kardinal team up to optimise last mile pricing

Körber to offer Hai Robotics products worldwide

Footwear retailer VF steps up US distribution with Vanderlande solution

Hurricane Commerce gains first customer for its new Kona API solution

Pitney Bowes launches outdoor parcel lockers

GEODIS selects Zebra wearable mobile solution for more efficient operations

Cleveron launches battery-powered outdoor parcel locker

Quadient launches drop box lockers in North America and Europe

MYFLEXBOX accelerates its expansion after securing €75 million investment

Verizon wins US$145.7m USPS IT digitalisation contract

Skroutz Last Mile rolls out 1,000 SwipBox lockers in Greece

Solystic and EuroSort sign collaboration deal for rollout of high-speed parcel sorters

OneRail and Quadient partner to provide faster delivery solutions

NEXT speeds e-commerce deliveries with Geek+ Pick-and-Sort solution

Fives to supply Colissimo with sorting system for Normandy site

Covariant AI robots will automate Otto Group fulfilment

nShift offers Positive Impact Delivery option

Locus Robotics wins “largest ever” autonomous mobile robots deal from DHL

Product Showcase

PostNord seeks new Sweden CEO as Krümmel departs

Mathias Krümmel

Mathias Krümmel, CEO of PostNord Sweden, is leaving the Nordic postal group at short notice, resulting in several management changes as of today (December 6).  read more


Mike Parra will head DHL Express in Europe

Mike Parra

DHL Express has named two new regional chiefs, with current Americas CEO Mike Parra named as CEO for Europe, and Andrew Williams, country manager for Canada, as his successor from January 1, 2024.  read more


Kim Pedersen is new PostNord deputy CEO, Denmark and International chief

Kim Pedersen

Former Maersk and Geodis executive Kim Pedersen has been appointed Deputy CEO of PostNord, CEO of PostNord Denmark and Head of PostNord International with effect from December 1, 2023.  read more


Grégory Goba-Blé heads UPS in India

Grégory Goba-Blé


UPS Healthcare appoints new head of Logistics and Distribution in Europe and LATAM

Felipe Morgulis


UPS promotes Wilfredo Ramos to Asia Pacific president



Bernhard zur Strassen is new time:matters CEO

Ufku Akaltan promoted to run UPS UK, Ireland, Nordics – and India

FedEx’s Stefania Pezzetti joins BRT as new CEO

Deputy CEO Peter Kjær Jensen leaves PostNord

Pitney Bowes CEO Marc Lautenbach steps down, Jason Dies steps in

Karl Pfaff promoted to GLS Group CEO

Renaud Marlière heads Asendia UK

Bpostgroup appoints Chris Peeters as new CEO


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