Category Archives: Transport / Logistics Services

Zapp to pull out of the Netherlands?

In response to the City of Amsterdam’s proposals to restrict the opening of new dark stores, UK fast delivery company Zapp has announced plans to leave the Netherlands. UK based ...

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Vinted Go to revolutionise C2C e-commerce delivery

Leading C2C secondhand fashion and lifestyle marketplace Vinted has launched a shipping brand called Vinted Go that will offer a range of new shipping services to its marketplace members and ...

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FedEx offers picture proof of delivery

FedEx is to offer picture proof of delivery in the US and Canada for items released without a signature. When the parcel is delivered, customers will receive a photo of ...

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Rhenus assesses potential of solar powered delivery vans

European logistics company The Rhenus Group is testing just how much energy could be captured by placing solar panels on its vehicles. The test, involving sensors placed on a fossil ...

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UPU highlights its cyberattack mitigation systems

With cyber crime a major problem for the world’s postal operators, the Universal Postal Union (UPU) has highlighted a series of internet security measures it offers to support its member ...

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Menzies Distribution to be carbon neutral by 2035

Scotland based, UK logistics company Menzies Distribution has announced plans to be carbon neutral by 2035, 15 years ahead of the target date set under the Paris Agreement. The logistics ...

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Royal Mail union moves to ballot on strike action

Royal Mail’s posties’ trade union the Communications Workers Union (CWU) has moved to ballot its members over a national mail strike. More than 115,000 postal workers will have the opportunity ...

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FedEx starts rolling out EV fleet

FedEx Corp has deployed its first 150 EV delivery vans made by GM’s Brightdrop in California. By 2040 FedEx is looking to replace its entire pick-up and delivery fleet with ...

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Royal Mail refused competition hearing at Supreme Court

The UK Supreme Court has rejected Royal Mail’s request to appeal a £50 million fine made by regulator Ofcom for anti-competitive practices. Royal Mail will not be able to appeal ...

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Yodel hit by cyber attack

UK delivery company Yodel has been hit by a cyber attack that has affected its services. Thanks to the issue, online delivery tracking was done, as was the customer service ...

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