Interim report published by PostNord

Scandinavian postal operator PostNord has published an interim report into its performance. The company stated that its performance data suggested that the operator is still on the right track but even with internal reforms, conditions are even more challenging than they were. The postal operator, which runs Sweden’s and Denmark’s national postal operations, has seen ...

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N Brown Group announces partnership with InPost

Home shopping company N Brown Group’s customers can now return their goods via the UK locker network run by InPost. Shoppers will now be able to return unwanted goods via ...

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UPS publishes third quarter results

Operating profits were up over 10% in the third quarter of 2015 for UPS to USD $507 million on revenues of $14.2bn. Currency exchange rates and fuel surcharges impacted the ...

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ASL rumoured bidder for TNT Airways

As the FedEx buyout of TNT Express takes shape, so it has been announced that the TNT Airways air cargo division must be divested, with Irish airline holding company ASL ...

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As Amazon Pantry begins in Munich, Lidl responds with own delivery service

Amazon has begun its Pantry service in Munich but has had a challenge from an unlikely quarter – Lidl is offering a free Vorratsbox service. Unannounced, the European discount grocery ...

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IMRG – Good logistics core to success of predicted £1bn Black Friday

E-commerce retailing industry body IMRG has said that logistics are important to ensuring a great Black Friday 2015 in the UK. It is expected that e-commerce sales could top £1.07bn ...

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Canada Post suspends community mailbox programme

With the newly elected Liberal government in Canada, the Canada Post community mailbox rollout programme has been suspended. As reported by Apex Insight last week, unions had called for the ...

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Amazon extends Prime free same day delivery – a threat to Argos?

Amazon has extended its Prime Free Same Day Delivery coverage in the US. With the UK’s Argos getting the jump on Amazon with its new same day delivery service, could ...

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Amazon reports 23% increase in Q3 sales

Online giant Amazon has announced that sales have increased by 23% in the third quarter of 2015 to $25.4bn. Operating income was $406 million. This comes in a large part ...

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Whistl Management Buyout Finalised

The Dutch owned parcel British parcel operator Whistl has completed its Management Buyout (MBO) from PostNL according to reports. The company is currently currently the UK’s second biggest parcel operator ...

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