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Royal Mail managers do “unpaid equivalent of 1,800 jobs a year”

Ahead of a ballot for national industrial action, trades union Unite has published the results of a survey of its Royal Mail managers that show they work the equivalent of ...

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Amazon adds 5 eHGVs to UK fleet

Online giant Amazon has added five electric HGVs to its UK fleet. The 37-tonne fully electric HGVs are operating out of Amazon’s fulfilment centres in Tilbury and Milton Keynes. They ...

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UPS trials e-quadricylcle delivery vehicles

UPS is trialling pedal assist quadricycle cargo bikes for operations in New York City. The vehicles look like a UPS van but the power system is an e-bike mid-drive motor ...

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Trunkrs raises €15m in Series B funding

Dutch same-day delivery company Trunkrs has raised €15 million in a series B funding round that the company says will help further establish itself in its Benelux home countries and ...

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Evri aims at being UK’s most sustainable delivery company

UK delivery company Evri has published its first environmental, social and governance (ESG) report to meet UK corporate law, and has announced plans to become the UK’s most sustainable delivery ...

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Doddle launches automated returns kiosks

UK pick-up/drop-off network Doddle has launched a range of self-service kiosks that offer automated package-less, label-free self-service returns in less than a minute. The machine allows customers to process returns ...

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BRT relaunches customer services operation

DPDgroup’s new Italy based acquisition, delivery company BRT, has relaunched its customer service operation across the country. In recent years, Italy has seen the strongest growth in e-commerce in Europe ...

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Abercrombie & Fitch offer same-day delivery in the UK

Fashion retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has announced it is expanding its same-day delivery service to the majority its UK stores. Same-day delivery will now be available from most Abercrombie & ...

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Scania improves BEV HGV range and charging capacity

Scandinavian heavy truck manufacturers Scania have launched three long range battery electric HGV models. The new electric HGVs with sleeper cabs and rigid LGV have 624kWh battery packs that are ...

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Posti SBTi targets approved

Finnish Posti’s science based carbon net-zero targets have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). Posti has as such become the first logistics company to have its net-zero ...

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