Cartwright Group supplies Hermes UK with more CNG vehicles
Cartwright Fleet Services (CFS) is delivering a second significant order of natural-gas-powered vehicles to Hermes UK, continuing to support the parcel carrier’s aim of further reducing its carbon footprint.
Swipbox and Posten Norge test parcel lockers in Norway
Swipbox and Posten Norge have teamed up to test close to 100 parcel lockers in a pilot project in Oslo over the next six months.
Ria wins bpost deal for remittances through Belgian post offices
Cross-border money transfers company Ria Money Transfer, a subsidiary of Euronet Worldwide, has partnered with Belgium’s bpost to offer its services through the postal operator’s network of more than 600 post offices.
Alert Innovation’s Alphabot speeds up warehouse logistics at Walmart
US retailer Walmart has rolled out the first-of-its-kind grocery picker, Alphabot, in its supercentre in Salem, New Hampshire, which is fully operational and working with associates to enable quicker order picking.
Agility Robotics sells humanoid delivery robots to Ford
Ford has partnered with US start-up Agility Robotics to use its newly launched robot, Digit, which is fitted with arms and legs, to soon have it carry parcels from the delivery vehicle right to the customer’s door.
SkyDrive tests cargo drones for heavy loads
Japanese start-up SkyDrive, which is developing ‘flying cars’, has successfully tested a cargo drone to transport heavy loads to remote locations.
Croatia Post tests Gideon Brothers mobile robots
Chronopost uses Open Pricer solution for price quotes
Parcelly partners with DHL Express in Middle East
Consumers need safe delivery boxes to prevent Christmas present thefts, iParcelBox claims
Swipbox Finnish lockers hit one million parcels
UK start-up Sorted hits £1 billion shipment milestone after important client wins
Trans-o-flex deploys Zebra’s technologies for increased efficiency
Gnewt delivers 10 millionth ‘emission-free’ parcel in London
Zebra’s technologies increase warehouse productivity by 24%
Siemens automates parcel unloading
Superdry turns to ZigZag Global to manage ‘Peak’ Returns