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By Chris Dawson September 11, 2017 - 11:24 am

Amazon reduce transit time promise for sellers who deliver fast

We wrote recently that Amazon are uppping their delivery expectations from sellers who they say are already serving customers with fast despatch and despatching swiftly. Amazon are defaulting Handling Time to 1 day for new products for many sellers. They are also changing the default transit

Parcel2Go 50% myHermes discount

Parcel2Go customers can save up to 50% on myHermes deliveries over the next two weeks. From this Sunday, myHermes ParcelShop prices on UK delivery will start from as low as £1.59 plus VAT, a further reduction on Parcel2Go’s already cracking price of £1.99 plus VAT. The

eBay negotiate superb myHermes promotional rates

Good news for small businesses selling on eBay that ship with myHermes - eBay have negotiated some stellar deals which will run from the 4th to the 17th of September. It's not often you can send a parcel weighing up to kg for as little

Royal Mail hit targets but still face threat of strikes

Royal Mail have had a good start to their year hitting both their First and Second Class posting targets, although narrowly missing the target for Special Delivery. The regulatory First Class mail target of 93% was exceeded with 93.3% of mail delivered by the next working

No surprise that Royal Mail auctions lost parcels

A seller has got more than a little irate when they discovered that an item they had sold and was lost in the post turned up for sale on eBay. It made the BBC news this weekend. The back story is that the seller sold a

Target acquire Grand Junction to boost delivery speeds

US retailer Target are the latest big name brand to add a delivery capability to improve and expand their delivery capabilities. This new venture would appear a direct result of Amazon's ever increasing delivery capability which has prompted large retailers across the West to up

Amazon launch carrier agnostic Hub locker solution

Amazon are expanding their locker solutions to become more than just a click and collect service point for Amazon deliveries. They're opening them up in a solution called "Amazon Hub" as a carrier independent multi tenancy delivery solution. There are a number of locker solutions available

Amazon patent for drones to spy on your house

Amazon want to use their drones to spy on you and then sell you services according to their latest patent. The idea is to equip drones with cameras and audio capture devices and each time they deliver to your property they'll scan to see if

Interview with Yodel’s Executive Chairman Dick Stead

Dick Stead has been in the courier business for many years before he joined Yodel where he now serves as Executive Chairman. Since he took the helm at Yodel there is no doubt that many changes have taken place and we constantly hear good things

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