Tag Archives: parcels

Transparency in delivery core to keeping clients?

A study by US analysts Retail Systems Research has suggested that transparency is one of the most important factors in staying on good form with customers. The report, Home Delivery: ...

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John Lewis sees 21% increase in online sales

Department store and grocery chain John Lewis saw a 21% increase in online sales during the festive period. This offset somewhat disappointing sales results for the high street shops as ...

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An Post national roll out of Delivery Boxes imminent

Irish postal operator An Post is to roll out the use of Delivery Boxes across the whole of the Republic of Ireland after a successful pilot of the idea. Delivery ...

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Electio – national sales manager appointment

Delivery management platform Electio, part of MPD Group, has appointed Anthony Smith as national sales manager. Smith has almost 20 years experience working for some of the biggest names in ...

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EC study on cross border parcel delivery

The European Commission commissioned a study into cross border parcel delivery price differentials as part of the EC’s focus on improving competition in cross border e-commerce. The findings by the ...

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Sainsbury’s to join forces with Home Retail Group?

A move by Sainsbury’s that could change the ecosystem of home retail and non food delivery has been rebuffed by Home Retail Group, owner of Argos and Homebase. The grocery ...

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eBay – SMEs optimistic about economy

eBay has published some research on the prospects for online businesses in the coming year. Where 49% were described as ‘bullish’ about the year ahead, only 22% were described as ...

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Changes announced to Australia Post system

From today (4th January), Australia Post has instituted a number of changes to their system for the public, that has been only been available to business customers over the last ...

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4th January is Mail-back Monday – Royal Mail

According to national postal service Royal Mail, today (4th January) is expected to be the busiest day for online returns as people return unwanted Christmas presents and goods bought during ...

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80% online retailers expect increase in 2016 business

The annual tracker study by Royal Mail suggests growing confidence among online retailers this year with as many as 8 in 10 online retailing SMEs expecting an increase in business ...

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