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UPS announced a $17.5 million expansion of its delivery center in Menifee, California, to handle increased shipping volume from customers throughout the region. The expansion, which more than doubles the existing space, will open in late September. In addition to expedited package processing capability supported by advanced technology and conveyor systems, the facility will have expanded vehicle parking and an enlarged UPS Customer Center.
My Parcel Delivery’s rapidly expanding team has delivered bumper year-on-year increases of 95% in sales and 65% in profit at the end of its fourth year of trading.
Norway Post is beginning to feel the impact of the public sector switching its customer communications to digital channels.
New Zealand Post has hailed the initial success of its two-year-old cross-border e-commerce delivery service, YouShop.
Despite a challenging global economic environment, import and export trade volumes for DHL Express Sub Saharan Africa remain strong and are forecast to grow. This is according to Charles Brewer, Managing Director for DHL Express Sub-Saharan Africa, who adds, “The first half of 2014, revealed strong continuing growth for DHL Express Sub Saharan Africa’s top three import trade lanes: the United States, France and China while the top three Sub Saharan Africa’s export trade lanes were to Great Britain, the United States and France.”
A new Post & Go machine will be installed at Jersey’s main Broad Street post office in St Helier next week. Jersey’s first static Post & Go machine, the JE02 series machine, powered by Royal Mail, will go live on Thursday 4 September 2014.
Appeal court judges in the United States have declared that some former FedEx Ground drivers who were classified as independent contractors should have access to pay and benefits as full company employees, under California and Oregon state laws.
Royal Mail has launched a new parcel tracking and platform to improve its offering for e-commerce businesses.
Deutsche Post DHL reached another milestone of its environmental protection program GoGreen: More than 60 percent of its global electricity demand is now generated from renewable sources.
Missed deliveries are set to cost UK retailers £771m in lost business this year, according to industry body IMRG.