Agreement with Teamster union should avert UPS strike action
The chances of possible UPS strike action in the United States, that we reported last month, do appear to be diminishing because it looks like the company and the relevant trade unions have reached an outline agreement. The deal needs to be ratified by union
CAE Delivers launched improved next-day UK to Ireland service
The delivery firm CAE Delivers (which you might know better as City Air Express) speciialises in getting goods between the UK and the Republic of Ireland. And they have recently announced a series of improvements that will appeal to online retailers when it comes to
Parcelforce Worldwide launches new dashboard for UK and international parcels.
Parcelforce Worldwide has launched a new online dashboard for customers enabling them to track, monitor and report on the progress of UK and International parcels. The new dashboard presents a clear and regularly updated single view of the status of a customers’ UK and International
An inside look at Amazon Prime Air fleet
Amazon Prime day doubtless put a strain on Amazon Logistics and third party carriers as they rushed to deliver customer's purchases around the world, but what's not often realised is that Amazon have a whole fleet of Prime Air planes at their disposal to assist. Latest
How reliable is Royal Mail and Correos parcel tracking from UK to Spain?
Tracking a parcel is increasingly something that is not just expected as normal by customers and consumers but also a marketplace requirement whenever you're selling. Those all important tracking numbers, in particular, are vital in the event of a dispute over whether a package has
Exact Abacus rebrands as fulfilmentcrowd
Fulfilment services and technology specialist, Exact Abacus has officially rebranded as fulfilmentcrowd. The move, they say, completes a strategic transition that has seen the rapidly expanding company refocus on its core strengths and growing customer demand in the ecommerce sector. A new website offering was
Meet the company: P2P
P2P's relationships with private, postal, retail and clearance providers in over 200 countries enables them to offer customers with unique last-mile delivery options around the world. If you're interested in expanding and streamlining your logistics for cross border selling they they are ideally placed to
Will it be a Happy Prime Day for Amazon and the delivery network?
This is a guest post considering the wide reaching impact of Amazon Prime day on the UK's delivery network, written by Matthew Robertson, Co-CEO of NetDespatch. You know you’ve made it as a brand when you have the power to successfully launch a new global holiday.
Ireland’s An Post drones delivery could be solution for remote locations
There has been much written and said about ecommerce drone delivery since the notion was first mooted by @Amazon some years ago and we know that Amazon itself and others have been investing in the potential of the technology to streamline ecommerce delivery in the