Tag Archives: parcels

Whistl invests £12m in renewing vehicle fleet

Leading UK logistics, e-fulfilment, mail and parcels delivery company Whistl has announced it is to spend £12 million in renewing and expanding its fleet. Over the next 12 months, Whistl ...

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Rivian’s Amazon van production under threat

Struggling US EV startup Rivian has warned that its Amazon delivery van production will come to a halt should its seat supplier stop deliveries to the company. Rivian has taken ...

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Flink buys Cajoo in loss making mega merger

European instant grocery startup Flink has bought another fast grocery delivery startup, Cajoo. Cajoo is backed by French hypermarket chain Carrefour, which be investing in Flink as part of the ...

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Poste Italiane profits up strongly in Q1

Poste Italiane reports strong profit growth of 11.8% in the first quarter of the financial year. Operating profit hit €694m in the quarter on revenues of €3.0 billion (which grew ...

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Royal Mail goes to the wire with union over strike threat

Royal Mail is in urgent talks with its main postal workers union to avert a national strike. The postal operator is expected to report record profits yet is offering its ...

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Uber Eats trials robot deliveries

Uber has begun a trial of two different restaurant robot delivery services in greater Los Angeles. The company has said in the past that robot deliveries are key to it ...

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Brenger brings operations into Germany

Dutch sustainable scale-up company Brenger has announced it has begun operations across western Germany. It expects to do 5,000 deliveries in Germany in the coming year. Founded in 2016, Brenger ...

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Austrian Post Q1 – revenue and profits fall

Operating profits at Austrian Post fell by 17.9% in the first quarter of the financial year to €81.2 million compared to the same period in 2021. The profit drop was ...

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DPD Estonia trials Cleveron delivery robots

DPD Estonia is trialling a fully autonomous Celveron Mobility delivery robot to deliver parcels the final mile. DPD Estonia say that using these vehicles is a good alternative to using ...

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Instacart to go for IPO

In an attempt to raise funds, struggling US grocery delivery giant Instacart has filed a draft registration statement with the the US Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) ahead of an initial ...

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