CitySprint looks for 500 peak season drivers

Same-day specialist delivery company CitySprint is looking for 500 extra couriers for the coming peak season. With a specific focus on London, Manchester and Reading, the company is looking for van drivers to help manage the extra workload.
 Paul Gisbourne, chief operating officer at CitySprint, said: “We know that the Christmas season brings increased pressure, ...

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Cleveron launches small-scale PUDO robot

Cleveron, the last mile delivery solutions technology company, has launched a new robotic pickup/drop-off (PUDO) solution for smaller stores called Cleveron 403. Cleveron 403 is compact and affordable according to ...

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An Post launches Click & Post service

Irish An Post has launched a new online sending and returns service called Click & Post. This is a quick and easy way to buy postage online. Customers can print ...

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Royal Mail gives shareholders the jitters

Royal Mail’s shares have fallen 12% this morning after it said that its change programme is behind schedule despite an increase in profit before tax. Over the first half of ...

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Magway: underground delivery network?

Underground pipes could be used to deliver parcels if UK startup Magway achieves its aims. The startup is aiming at raising £750,000 in seed funding through the crowdfunding site Crowdcube. ...

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DHL opens zero carbon air hub

DHL has opened a zero carbon air hub at Cologne-Bonn airport. The €123 million refurbishment has taken two years and features a number of technologies that make it carbon-neutral. Amongst ...

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2019 UPS Pulse of the Online Shopper study released

The 2019 UPS Pulse of the Online Shopper study shows that UK shoppers want more transparency on fees, better control of the delivery process and a clearly-stated returns policy. The ...

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Heavy parcels sent through FedEx and UPS face surcharges

US businesses sending heavy parcels through UPS and FedEx in 2020 are to face big surcharges. Packages of between 50-70lbs are to be hit with up to 24% added fees ...

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Aramex Spot PUDO network launched

Middle Eastern logistics player Aramex has launched its e-commerce solution Aramex Spot in Saudi Arabia and the UAE. Aramex Spot is a pickup/drop-off (PUDO) solution that uses a network of ...

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Amazon Hub launches in Australia

Hot on the heels of Australia Post launching its pickup/drop-off (PUDO) network, Amazon Australia has launched its own, called Amazon Hub. It has worked with Commonwealth Bank, Stockland and a ...

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