Smartmile adds 40 units to parcel locker network

Logistics cloud software company Smartmile has announced it is expanding its open and shared parcel locker network in Finland and the Netherlands thanks to strong demand. The 40 new Smartmile parcel lockers will be in operation by the end of November this year. Smartmile is an international cloud based software platform that connects its parcel ...

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UPS named on Forbes JUST 100 list

US logistics giant UPS has been named for the fifth consecutive year on the Forbes JUST Capital’s annual 100 list for its commitment to serving its workers, customers, communities, the ...

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Co-Op to offer same-day delivery at 50+ new Scottish stores

Grocery chain Co-Op and same-day delivery company Gophr are about to launch a delivery service to more than 50 locations across Scotland. The new convenience and grocery delivery service will ...

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Tuffnells awarded for its courier and industry work

UK courier company Tuffnells, two of its staff, and its CEO Michael Holt have been given awards for their work. The Institute of Couriers (IoC) gave Tuffnells the 2020 National ...

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Hermes UK gets planning consent for Barnsley mega hub

Barnsley Council’s planning committee has approved plans for a new, £60 million parcels hub to be built for and operated by Hermes UK. The super-hub, nicknamed ‘Colossus’ will be the ...

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UK Post Office research – POs add income to high streets

New research commissioned by the Post Office has shown how its presence on UK high streets supports other local businesses. It found that 33% of respondents say they stopped at ...

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Royal Mail’s Parcel Collect goes nationwide

Following a pilot in the West of England, Royal Mail has announced the national roll-out of Parcel Collect where for a small fee, postmen and women will collect parcels from ...

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Snaile and Live Patrol offer secure parcel delivery to apartments

Canada based parcel locker company Snaile and remote security providers Live Patrol have come together to offer a secure means of parcel delivery to apartment complexes in Canada. Snaile will ...

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PaketBriefBox launched on Kickstarter

A new home parcel box has been launched on Kickstarter. The ‘PaketBriefBox’ is designed to take parcels up to 39 x 30 x 13cm and is secure from theft. It ...

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AliExpress prepares European delivery network for Singles Day

Alibaba owned e-commerce giant AliExpress has improved its European cross-border shipping services ahead of the China based ‘Singles Day’ Global Shopping Festival on 11 November. As part of this the ...

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