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By Chris Dawson November 15, 2019 - 10:08 am

Parcelforce Mobile App redesigned (and when you shouldn’t use it)

The Parcelforce Mobile App has been redesigned and launched with new features to help senders and recipients manage their deliveries more effectively. Retailers and consumers can start their sending journey in the app with a new ‘quick quote’ option. The app has been redesigned to make

General Election Promises – Full Fibre Broadband for Free

There are a host of Election promises being thrown around by the various political parties ahead of the General Election. Naturally many are Brexit related, but others refer to life after Brexit including everything from being an 80% carbon free country in just a decade

eBay kicks off early Black Friday Deals with 20% off Top Brands

As Black Friday approaches, eBay is kicking off a week of early Black Friday deals this Friday 15th November, with a coupon which offers 20% off selected sellers. Yes, we are still a full two weeks away from Black Friday, but eBay are looking to hoover

Tamebay Survey on Carrier Choice and Carrier Management

We'd like to invite you to take part in a new Tamebay Survey which looks at which carriers you choose to use and how you manage multiple carrier relationships. You can start the survey here. There are many carriers to choose from, both postal services and

Zalando Beauty range to launch in Switzerland in time for Christmas

Zalando will be launching the Zalando Beauty category in Switzerland on the 11th of December. The launch will be accompanied from January 2020 by a local online marketing campaign. This isn't Zalando's first foray into beauty, they launched the Beauty for Women category in Germany in

Amazon Wines own label Compass Road launched in Germany

Amazon are getting into the own brands Wines and Sprits business with the launch of their Amazon Wines Compass Road vintage in Germany. Described as 'a selection of simple yet savory wines at affordable prices', they are available exclusively at Amazon say that the range

Register now for next week’s pre-Black Friday Brexit webinar

We are partnering up with global multi-carrier delivery experts GFS to run a webinar to update you on the very latest Breixt news and how to prepare for the New Year. The Brexit webinar takes place at 2pm on Wednesday the 20th of November. With a

On your marks, get set, go – the peak trading race has started!

With peak trading almost upon us, Matthew Robertson, Co-CEO at NetDespatch looks at the busiest shopping days and tactics for retailers to manage consumer's changing expectations: We are now well and truly in the Peak shopping season with just 15 days (and counting) until the big

Afterpay announce eBay Australia buy now pay later deal

Afterpay have announced a deal with eBay Australia to offer their services on the marketplace. Afterpay (trading in the UK under the Clearpay brand), offers the ability for consumers to buy now and pay later with interest-free instalment plans. The service caters to a shift in