Tag Archives: parcels

Deutsche Post DHL writes down €345m on NFE

Due to the serious problems with the transformation programme known as the New Forwarding Environment (NFE), Deutsche Post DHL has addressed a potential earnings exposure of €345 million in its ...

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UPS deploys 18 zero emission vans in Texas

As part of the delivery company’s drive to reduce its carbon emissions, UPS has deployed 18 new electric delivery vehicles in the Houston / Galveston area of Texas. The delivery ...

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GFS Checkout ensures better sales

Parcel and carrier manager GFS claims that its retail customers have reported a 10% increase in completed orders since the GFS Checkout was introduced in the last twelve months. With ...

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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 ...

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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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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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