Electric vehicle manufacturer Volta Trucks has teamed up with The Crown Estate in the UK and retail logistics company Clipper Logistics to trial the new 16-tonne Volta Zero, which is set to enter series production in late 2022.
American robotics company Nuro has launched the third generation of its autonomous delivery vehicle, which according to the company is “ready to be produced at scale.”
Siemens Logistics has launched a new standalone and scalable automated parcel handling robot, which has been designed specifically for dynamic picking in parcel sorting centres.
Berkshire Grey has introduced its next generation Robotic Product Sortation (BG RPS) solution to speed up order fulfilment without additional labor costs.
Sorting system specialist Fives has successfully installed an AMR parcel sorter to help Swiss Post increase capacity and speed up flows.
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Aramex has appointed international logistics executive Nicolas Sibuet as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
PostNL has appointed Bob van Ierland as Director of Mail in the Netherlands as of February 1, succeeding Resi Becker who will become CEO of Dutch energy company Essent.
British delivery group Whistl has appointed Alistair Cochrane as CEO, with long-serving Nick Wells becoming Executive Chairman.
In mid-January 2022, James Edge will take over the role of Group Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of bpost Group and join the Belgian postal group’s Executive Committee.
Mario Treinen will take over as Post Luxembourg’s mail chief on March 15 from Hjoerdis Stahl who is retiring after a long career, including eight years as head of the mail division.
Sean O’Connor has taken over running US regional parcel carrier Lone Star Overnight (LSO) following the sudden departure of long-serving CEO Richard Metzler earlier this month.
PostNL is seeking a new head of the Dutch mail business and a new Chief Information Officer to replace two top executives who will leave the postal group early next year.
Stamps.com has appointed Nathan Jones as its new CEO following its $6.6 billion acquisition by financial investor Thoma Bravo.
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