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Supplier News

Voltia delivers 30 Nissan e-vans to DPD Slovakia

Voltia, a European leader in electrified urban delivery, is delivering the first 30 large Nissan e-NV200 XL Voltia electric vans to DPD in Slovakia after successful testing.


InPost invests in Polish network

InPost has unveiled big investments in its Polish network with new hubs and more lockers across the country. 


Panasonic buys Blue Yonder for $7.1bn

Japanese technology and manufacturing giant Panasonic Corporation will spend $7.1 billion to acquire full ownership of Blue Yonder, a leading end-to-end, digital fulfillment platform provider, to expand its supply chain services. 


BringgGreen helps retailers cut CO2 emissions

Bringg has launched a new suite of solutions aimed to help retailers meet net-zero pledges and provide a competitive advantage as consumers increasingly favor retailers with sustainability priorities. 


ETrak selects Hurricane Commerce solution

Hurricane Commerce has been chosen as the landed cost engine partner for ETrak, the delivery management system powered by Parcel Monkey in partnership with The Delivery Group.


Danes can return parcels through SwipBox parcel locker network

Danish online shoppers can now return their parcels in the SwipBox Infinity parcel locker network as well as collecting them there.


BEUMER buys majority stake in logistics technology start-up


Fives updates mobile robot sorter GENI-Ant


InPost launches label-free returns solution


Demand surges for Bringg’s Delivery Hub


InPost will install 60 more lockers at London public transport stations


Quadient offers residential lockers in France


Prime Vision integrates Hurricane Commerce cross-border data solutions


Arrival will make UPS electric vans in $41m Charlotte micro-factory


Beumer, T-Systems secure big Deutsche Post DHL contracts


Cleveron launches small parcel terminal for PUDOs and stores


Fives delivers DHL Malpensa sorting system


Tax refund company Global Blue acquires returns management platform ZigZag Global


MHS and HAI ROBOTICS offer “goods-to-person” robotic solutions in North America


Escher launches new Track & Trace and Last-Mile Delivery solutions


Quadient nearly doubles US parcel locker network surpassing 13,000 units worldwide in 2020


Lenton Group selects Hurricane Commerce’s Duty and Tax calculator for global shipments


DHL tests Volvo electric truck to cut emissions


Locus Robotics raises $150m in Series E funding


Royal Mail installs Trimble Telemetry for better driving and fewer emissions


Fives wins PostNord, DHL, Austrian Post contracts


Posten Norge drives ahead with MAN electric truck


MHS invests in new Kentucky production facility


Starship picks up $17m funding after 1 million deliveries


Zebra Technologies launches new mobile computer for couriers and other workers


Open Pricer digitalises Aramex pricing





Product Showcase

Franck Philippe is new Chronopost sales & marketing chief

French express delivery company Chronopost has appointed Franck Philippe as its new head of sales and marketing.


Roy Smolders will be Hermes Fulfilment COO

Roy Smolders is to become Chief Operating Officer of Hermes Fulfilment GmbH as of 1 July 2021, succeeding Kevin Kufs who became CEO in April. 


Aramex appoints Othman Aljeda as new CEO

Aramex has appointed Othman Aljeda as CEO after the surprise resignation of Bashar Obeid last week. Obeid will work closely with Aljeda to support a smooth transition of responsibilities. 


Frank Jørgensen is new UPS Germany chief

UPS has appointed Frank Jørgensen as its new President for Germany, Austria and Switzerland, replacing long-serving Frank Sportolari.


trans-o-flex appoints Jens Graefe as business development head


Hermes UK appoints John Clark as new Director of Depots


Paul Graham will be new Australia Post Group CEO


Mart Mägi will be new Omniva CEO


Rico Back heads asset management company


Frédéric Bernard heads Chronopost Healthcare


Dirk Tirez is interim bpost CEO


Kevin Kufs is new Hermes Fulfilment CEO


Whistl promotes Michael Boulton to Managing Director International


UPS promotes Daniel Carrera to Europe president


Brody Buhler will become Escher CEO


Fash Sawyerr will help transform Hermes UK


John Smith named new FedEx Ground President



2021 will be a year of huge change for cross-border eCommerce

by Martin Palmer, Hurricane Commerce's Co-Founder and Chief Content & Compliance Officer. read more


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