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25 November 2020

Norway Post is increasing the number of parcel delivery points substantially

Norway Post makes it easier to pick up e-commerce packages: When Black Friday arrives, Norway Post will have over 1,700 delivery points. There are over 130 more drop-off points than at the same time...

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17 November 2020

Deutsche Post DHL will set up around 6,000 additional Packstations (parcel lockers) for its customers by 2023

The company is thus doubling the number of vending machines from currently over 6,000 to around 12,000 Packstations. According to Tobias Meyer, Member of the Board of Management of Deutsche Post DH...

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13 November 2020

Latvijas Pasts launches modern processing and sorting equipment

Twice as many items will be processed twice as fast Latvijas Pasts has launched the first fully automated item weighing, scanning, measuring and sorting equipment, concluding the implementation o...

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03 November 2020

46% of online Christmas shoppers will increase their online festive shopping this year

Research conducted by  UK delivery management company Whistl, looking at online shopping behaviour in the UK found that 46% of those who bought online for Christmas 2019 plan to increase their onlin...

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27 October 2020

Internetstores chose Posti as its Finnish logistics partner

Posti and the German Internetstores online store Group have signed a cooperation agreement for deliveries in Finland. Thanks to the agreement and since the spring, Posti has been delivering products s...

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20 October 2020

Lockdown fuels rise in start-ups as entrepreneurial brits drive ecommerce boom

Lockdown had the unexpected side effect of giving rise to a leap in the number of new companies being formed in the UK, with ecommerce delivery start-ups leading the pack, according to a new study com...

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28 September 2020

Cross-border ecommerce Europe worth €143 billion

Cross-border ecommerce in Europe was worth 143 billion euros in 2019. And 59 percent of this market, 84 billion euros, is generated by online marketplaces. Amazon accounts for 22 percent of the mark...

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16 September 2020

New Royal Mail research gives a fascinating insight into the deliveries that Brits have received during lockdown, and what we will be ordering in future.

New Royal Mail research reveals the items that the nation has been ordering online during lockdown; with clothing, drinks and plants emerging as some of the most popular products delivered to British...

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02 September 2020

Swiss Post acquires notime AG

On 28 August 2020, Swiss Post acquired all shares in notime AG, having previously been the majority shareholder. By doing so, Swiss Post has strengthened its position in the growing same-day delivery...

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26 August 2020

Royal Mail reveals the UK’s online returns hotspots

Royal Mail today reveals the areas in the UK where residents have been returning the most unsuitable and ill-fitting items ordered online during lockdown as restrictions ease. Royal Mail has seen a 25...

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12 August 2020

According to a Royal Mail study online shopping spend increases as lockdown eases

A study released today by Royal Mail shows that consumers shopped more frequently in June 2020 and spending increased, compared to the previous month. Royal Mail’s Delivery Matters COVID-19 survey r...

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11 August 2020

European consumer survey: Permanent increase in online shopping expected

Since the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic, a sharp rise in online purchases has been reported from virtually all European countries. For example, sales in German B2C internet trade in June 2020 w...

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30 July 2020

Stronger in E-Commerce: Zalando’s customers choose where and when to pick up in Italy

60% of those who make purchases online consider the possibility of choosing where the product will be delivered very important, while 49% give the same importance to the choice of delivery time. To me...

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22 July 2020

Omniva and Hrvatska Pošta launch strategic partnership to establish parcel locker network in Croatia

Hrvatska Pošta entered into an agreement with Estonian state-owned company Omniva for the use of their parcel locker software. Strategic co-operation will also be launched between the two parties, du...

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03 July 2020

Royal Mail launches Inflight options for parcel deliveries

Royal Mail has launched new Inflight delivery options to offer greater convenience and flexibility for receiving customers. This has been the number one ask from our parcels customers. When retaile...

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