Tuesday November 24, 2020
Stock quotes
Bpost 9.71€ +3.30%
DP-DHL 39.88€ +1.99%
FedEx 286.35$ +3.49%
Post.at 28.65€ +1.96%
PostNL 2.79€ +3.21%
Royal Mail 296.70p +0.41%
UPS 166.60$ +1.73%

Supplier News

SwipBox wins more parcel locker orders as volumes soar over 50%

Parcel locker company SwipBox is preparing for a historical peak season after seeing a dramatic 53% increase in the number of parcels being delivered to its parcel lockers all over the world so far this year.


Quadient wins packaging and locker contracts

Quadient has won contracts to supply an automated packaging system to a major UK retailer and to partner with a leading US company for parcel lockers.


Siemens optimises customer service with smart sensors and cloud technologies

Siemens Logistics has introduced SmartService, a portfolio of cutting-edge solutions to further improve customer service processes through higher system availability and reliability.


Sitma introduces high performance packaging solution

Sitma has introduced its latest technology called Fast Pack, a high-performing and flexible solution for e-commerce businesses to enable automated packaging of a wide range of goods.


FarEye improves contactless delivery for peak season

Technology firm FarEye has launched new features and system enhancements to help retailers handle record volumes of online orders at Black Friday and during this year’s peak season.


SwipBox wins DPD for Polish parcel locker network

Bringg digitalises customer delivery experience for SEKO Logistics

Descartes acquires Canadian ecommerce solutions platform ShipTrack

Drone start-up Volansi starts medical deliveries for Merck in rural North Carolina

Agility Robotics raises $20m to deploy humanoid robots

BEUMER Smart Glasses help customers solve technical problems

Smartmile expands carrier-neutral parcel lockers in Finland and the Netherlands

Blue Yonder expands Accenture partnership to speed cloud-based supply chain transformations

Locus robots reach 200 million units milestone

Quadient wins award and launches customer experience program

Escher launches new retail and analytics solutions

Electric vehicles start-up Arrival wins $118m investment from BlackRock

PUDOpoint Counters partners with ZigZag Global

Sitma Machinery supplies sorting systems to Poste Italiane

FarEye solutions enable positive customer experiences

Amazon presents Rivian electric delivery vehicle

Bringg partners with EasyPost to add top parcel carriers

ShipBob raises $68 million from SoftBank

Blue Yonder wins new customers for digital supply chain solutions

Cleveron tests robotic self-service kiosk

Warehouse robotics firm Exotec raises $90m for international expansion

Lowe’s will install Quadient lockers in US stores

Swipbox wins Posten Norge tender for Norway parcel locker network



Product Showcase

US Postal Service shakes up management

The U.S. Postal Service has announced the retirement of long-serving operations chief David E. Williams and a series of leadership promotions under its ongoing re-organisation.


Georgy Alikoshvili will develop Russian Post’s international business

Russian Post has appointed Georgy Alikoshvili as Deputy General Director for International Business. 


Thomas Kipp is new Aramex COO


UPS shakes up Europe management team



ETOEs can help Posts to profit from cross-border e-commerce

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


Moving the Mail: A tribute to the world’s post

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


IPC supports the global postal industry in challenging times

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 

Postal Hub Podcast

The Postal Hub Podcast discusses the latest developments in the postal, parcels and express industry.


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