By Chris Dawson February 1, 2019 - 10:07 am

eBay make uploading tracking mandatory

eBay have announced today that they will be making uploading tracking mandatory for items shipped via a trackable shipping service. This change applies to all sellers including business sellers and private sellers. As of 4 March 2019, you are required to upload tracking in the structured

New Yodel inflight delivery options announced

Yodel have announced the launch of Yodel Inflight, a new set of features that will allow customers to amend their delivery preferences online or via the Yodel mobile app, up to an hour before delivery is due. The service is designed to improve the customer

Royal Mail mobile app to manage deliveries

Royal Mail has joined the mobile age with a new Royal Mail mobile app to help consumers manage their deliveries more effectively. The app is now available to download for free on Google Play and Apple. Royal Mail mobile app Features The new app enables consumers

Amazon Logistics Predictive Delivery Tracking

Amazon have yet again upped their delivery experience with the introduction of predictive tracking for items delivered by Amazon Logistics, their in-house courier service. Whilst Amazon aren't giving expected arrival times for deliveries, they have added a map showing where the driver is in comparison to

PostNL add real-time tracking with Panasonic handhelds

Panasonic have signed an agreement with PostNL in Benelux, for almost 5,000 rugged Panasonic Toughpad FZ-N1 handhelds. Using the new handhelds, PostNL plans to offer customers better and more real-time tracking of their deliveries, from the sorting centers to the delivery address. "Every day PostNL deals

Tactics to differentiate with delivery options

This is a guest post by Mark Bigley, CEO, Secured Mail. It's interesting as it challenges the perceived wisdom that tracking is required for every delivery and explores the benefits of offering free delivery as a default option. Of course it's tricky to use delivery tactically

Royal Mail launch Email Notifications for international parcels

Royal Mail have launched a new service that will give overseas customers of UK-based retailers a more convenient way to track their parcels. Tracked Email Notifications are now available as a free add on with all Royal Mail International Tracked products and it's designed to ensure

Reducing delivery queries by a quarter with tracking

Everyone knows that untracked parcels result in more 'lost' parcels and customer delivery queries, but it's hard to quantify exactly what a difference tracking can make, but Stephensons Online who recently moved to global distribution specialist Air Business have managed to reduce their customer delivery

What makes tracking outstanding on an International shipment?

On Saturday evening I made a purchase on eBay from a German retailer and thought it worth noting the way that they supplied tracking information because it's a text book case of how great tracking helps the consumer and averts any questions from customers. It's a

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