APG eCommerce Solutions sees revenues jump 90%

Australia based, worldwide end-to-end logistics player APG eCommerce Solutions has reported a 90% growth in revenue to AUD $429 million. It has added seven new hubs around the world this year, adding to the 15 it had already. APG CEO, Nabil Zaghloul said: “Delivering these results in any trading conditions would be remarkable. Delivering them ...

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Sendcloud – customers want greener deliveries

More than 60% of UK online customers believe the government should force delivery companies to reduce their CO2 emissions according to research from e-commerce platform Sendcloud. At the same time, ...

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USPS pilots same-day service for SMEs

The US Postal Service has launched a pilot same-day delivery service in Texas called USPS Connect. The aim is to help businesses meet growing demand for affordable and fast local ...

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Logistics UK: government not doing enough about driver shortage

Logistics UK says that the government plan to tackle the UK HGV driver shortage doesn’t go far or fast enough and is unlikely to resolve the issue for a long ...

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Uber goes big on groceries in the US

In what some view as a late and risky move, Uber has announced it is to roll out same-day grocery delivery to more than 400 cities and towns in the ...

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Delivery drone trials over Port of Hamburg

The German government has announced a delivery drone trial over the Port of Hamburg. The U-space real-world laboratory is to field test drones over a 10 square km airspace. At ...

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Hermes UK supports Etsy sellers with data upload

Hermes UK is introducing an API that will integrate its services with the global online marketplace Etsy, which will give Etsy sellers greater choice, convenience, accuracy and cheaper prices for ...

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Royal Mail: strong growth – uncertainty about coming months

Royal Mail has seen strong revenue and volume growth in the financial quarter ended June 2021 but is cautious about the coming months as pandemic restrictions are lifted and the ...

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DHL to use Dronamics middle-mile delivery drones

DHL and middle-mile drone delivery operators Dronamics are to develop same-day drone delivery services for the logistics giant’s customers. As part of the deal, both companies are discussing mutual exclusivity ...

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The Scarborough Group uses AI to tackle admin

International freight forwarder The Scarborough Group is to use an artificial intelligence system to automate its accounts payable and customs declarations tasks using AI tech company Vector.ai. 
 The Vector.ai ...

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