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Australia Competition Commissioners give green light to FedEx / TNT

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has said that it will not oppose the FedEx / TNT deal. An official statement from the ACCC, the Chairman Rod Sims said, ...

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Is Amazon going to cut out delivery companies altogether?

With reports this week of Amazon trialling air cargo deliveries, and a definite absorption of its road delivery network from third party businesses such as Royal Mail, FedEx and UPS, ...

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Menzies expands Scottish e-commerce interests

Menzies Distribution has signalled its serious interest in the e-commerce delivery market with another acquisition of an e-commerce delivery company. The company has bought Oban Express, a small courier in ...

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Gentle start to Black Friday

The media was out in force in search of riots breaking out over cheap televisions from high street shops today, but Black Friday seems to have been a quiet one ...

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Petar Cvetkovic’s position under threat at DX Group?

After a profits warning and consequent fall in share value, industry insiders report that Chief Executive Petar Cvetkovic’s position is under threat at DX Group. With financial newspapers such as ...

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Guy Buswell leaves UK Mail

Chairman of the board Guy Buswell has left UK Mail with immediate effect after a profits warning and a major fall in share value in the last week. The company ...

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Could Amazon be running an air delivery service?

Rumours abound on the internet that four Boeing 767s have been contracted to fly out of Wilmington Air Park in Ohio to various locations in the US, and that the ...

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Shutl launches Click & Don’t Collect service

UK same day delivery delivery company Shutl has launched an arrangement with River Island to run a Click & Don’t Collect service. If a customer changes their mind or plans ...

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FTC gives go ahead for FedEx / TNT deal

The US Federal Trade Commission has given the go ahead for the deal between FedEx and TNT. The USD $4.8bn deal has yet to be formally approved by the European ...

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Bomb scare in DHL parcels at Cairo

Egyptian security forces had to check some suspect parcels carried by DHL at Cairo international airport yesterday after officials suspected that they may contain explosive devices. No explosives were found. ...

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