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Universal Postal Union calls for donations to support postal services in Ukraine

Posted on 3/28/2022
The Universal Postal Union (UPU), the United Nations specialized agency for international postal cooperation, has appealed to its 192 member countries for their solidarity in raising emergency funds to provide assistance to the Ukrainian Post (Ukrpos

  

Austrian Post’s fleet used to measure the quality of mobile phone network coverage

Posted on 3/25/2022
Austrian Post and Ranlytics announced the successful deployment of Ranlytics’s unique patent-pending technology on mail transport vehicles to accurately measure the quality of mobile phone network coverage on main roads in and around Vienna.

  

DHL Express rolls out 270 electric vans for UK fleet

Posted on 3/23/2022
DHL Express has rolled out 270 electric vans to join its last-mile fleet in the UK.

  

Whistl moves to silver in global supplier CSR rating

Posted on 3/23/2022
Whistl been awarded a silver ranking from the international Ecovadis platform, which evaluates companies on their environmental performance and corporate social responsibility.

  

Cainiao launches distribution center and trucking line haul route in South Korea

Posted on 3/23/2022
Cainiao Network, the logistics arm of Alibaba Group, has launched its first distribution center and trucking line haul route in South Korea.

  

DPD teams up with HubBox for click and collect first

Posted on 3/22/2022
DPD has partnered with retail tech company HubBox for a new click and collect initiative that will enable retailers to offer the option of delivery straight to a customer’s nearest DPD Pickup shop at checkout.

  

Austrian Post deploys network coverage measurement tool

Posted on 3/22/2022
Austrian Post has deployed Ranlytics’ mobile network coverage measurement tool across its network in Austria.

  

Sorted releases neuroscientific research on online consumer behavior

Posted on 3/22/2022
Delivery experience platform Sorted has conducted a neuroscientific research project to predict human responses to online shopping stimuli.

  

Neste and DHL Express announce new sustainable aviation fuel deal

Posted on 3/21/2022
DHL Express and Neste have expanded their existing cooperation with a new agreement that will see Neste supply DHL with approximately 320,000 tons of Neste MY Sustainable Aviation Fuel over the next five years, making it Neste’s largest agreement for

  

Omniva partners with Asyad Express

Posted on 3/21/2022
Estonian logistics company Omniva has partnered with delivery company Asyad Express and its subsidiary Oman Post, which are both based in Muscat in Oman.

  

More than 70% of customers would not recommend a retailer following a poor delivery

Posted on 3/17/2022
According to research undertaken by the shipping platform nShift, almost three-quarters of customers (72.5%) say poor deliveries would cause them to stop recommending a retailer.

  

Philippine Post Office Launches activities for National Women’s Month

Posted on 3/17/2022
The Philippine Post Office joins the nation in celebrating 2022 National Women’s Month with the launch of a series of activities to commemorate the event which was held in front of the historic lobby of the Manila Central Post Office in Liwasang Boni