Tag Archives: parcels

Deliveroo adds 110 Lloyds Pharmacy stores to delivery offering

UK pharmacy and beauty chain Lloyds Pharmacy is to offer home delivery via Deliveroo at a further 110 stores nationwide. This will allow Lloyds Pharmacy customers near a total of ...

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Primark to trial click & collect

UK budget fashion chain Primark is trialling a click & collect service but will not for the time being consider home delivery. Primark is to trial click & collect on ...

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RAP – Electric delivery vans are cheaper to own than diesels

International energy NGO, the Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP) has released research that electric delivery vans cost the same to run as diesel vans even now. The Total Cost of Ownership ...

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Royal Mail launches North West Super Hub

Royal Mail has put its new Warrington Northwest Super Hub into operation. The 32,000 square metre unit will be able to sort up to 40,000 parcels per hour. The Royal ...

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Mintsoft ranks worst cities affected by delivery delays in UK

New research from UK delivery software providers Mintsoft has released research showing that complaints about delivery companies are on the rise, even as parcel volumes settle back after the pandemic. ...

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US Postal Service – 93% of mail delivered on time

In its latest delivery performance report, the US Postal Service states that more than 93% of its First Class Mail deliveries were on time. Marketing Mail and Periodicals were high ...

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Instabox to install 550 parcel lockers at Dutch supermarket chain

Sweden based parcel locker providers Instabox is to install 550 units at the Dutch supermarket chain PLUS, which will then ensure nationwide coverage for the parcel locker provider. PLUS has ...

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InPost to install parcel lockers in WHSmith stores

Parcel locker network providers InPost are to install indoor parcel lockers at the WHSmith stationery and convenience store chain. This will be InPost’s first indoor parcel locker proposition. The move ...

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Rail freight contingency plans for national rail strikes

During this week’s UK national rail strikes, essential rail freight will run during the day and will be given priority over passenger services. Such freight includes biomass for energy companies ...

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Jokr withdraws from US market

Instant delivery startup Jokr, founded in the US in March 2021, has announced it is pulling out of the US market and is to focus on markets in Latin America. ...

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