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New Zealand Post shows off FCEV truck

New Zealand Post has shown off its first hydrogen fuel-cell (FCEV) powered truck as part of its decarbonisation strategy. The postal operator’s CEO David Walsh has said the FCEV truck ...

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Picnic to start operations in Paris and Berlin

Dutch online supermarket Picnic has signalled its intention to start operating in Paris and Berlin as of March 2023. It already works into several cities in France and Germany. Picnic ...

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New bill in US Congress to force US Postal Service to keep staff cool

Thanks to recent heat waves in the US affecting postal workers, a bill has been reintroduced to the US Congress to force the US Postal Service to have air conditioning ...

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Big Six delivery companies emit 50% e-commerce carbon emissions

New research from the Stand.earth research group and the Clean Mobility Collective has shown that the six biggest last mile delivery companies contribute to half the greenhouse gas emissions of ...

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Co-op launches more Starship delivery routes

UK grocery and convenience retailer Co-op and Starship Technologies have expanded their partnership by adding new autonomous robot delivery services to three communities in Northamptonshire. An additional 45,000 residents at ...

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IPC – postal operators’ revenues grew strongly in 2021

Postal operators around the world have seen an average revenue growth of 3.8% year on year to 2021 according to the International Post Corporation (IPC). This was up from 1.4% ...

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Vinted Go launched across the UK and Europe

After its recent announcement of plans to launch delivery platform Vinted Go, the used fashion marketplace Vinted has launched the B2C delivery platform across five countries. Retailers and brands in ...

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Logistics UK calls for fuel duty cut to curb inflation

Industry body Logistics UK has called on the government to cut fuel duty by 6p a litre to help tackle the cost of living crisis. Policy director of Logistics UK, ...

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AliExpress to expand European self-pickup points by 50%

Chinese online marketplace AliExpress is expanding its self-pickup service by almost 50% in Europe. By the end of the year the online retailer aims to have 47,500 pickup points, up ...

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Glovo delivers for Carrefour Romania

European fast delivery giant Glovo has begun deliveries from all 15 Carrefour hypermarket stores in Romania. Customers can order from a a range of 20,000 products from the Supermarket section ...

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