PayPal Releases Full 2019 and Q4 2019 Earnings Report

PayPal Holdings Headquarters

PayPal Holdings, Inc. announced fourth-quarter and full-year results for the period ended December 31, 2019. “PayPal delivered strong results in 2019, achieving many records including revenue, net income and operating margin performance. We added 37.3 million net new active accounts, bringing total active accounts to 305 million, up 14% year over year. In Q4 alone, […]

PayPal and UnionPay International Form Global Partnership

UnionPay PayPal Form Global Partnership

UnionPay International and PayPal announced a global partnership where both companies will work together to accelerate the growth of their networks. As part of the agreement, PayPal has committed to supporting UPI acceptance globally where PayPal is accepted – giving UnionPay cardholders more choice when shopping. In the future, UPI will explore opportunities to support […]

UK Small Business Online Retailers Confident for 2020 and Beyond

UK Small Business Online Retailers Confident for 2020 and Beyond

Seven in ten (70 per cent) UK small business online retailers are confident that their sales will increase in 2020, according to a study commissioned by Royal Mail. Among the main reasons for this is that they plan to increase advertising/marketing spend (48 per cent) and make changes to improve the customer experience (36 per […]

UPS and Waymo to Pilot Autonomous Delivery Vehicle Project in Arizona

UPS and Waymo Self Driving Vehicle

UPS and self-driving technology company Waymo announced the first-of-a-kind partnership to pilot autonomous vehicle package pickup in the Metro Phoenix area. Soon, Waymo’s Chrysler Pacifica minivans will shuttle packages from The UPS Store locations to a local UPS sorting facility for processing. “UPS and Waymo are exploring automated and autonomous technologies to enhance network operations. […]

Royal Mail Expands Electric Vehicles Fleet in London

Royal Mail Zero Emission Vans

Royal Mail is introducing 87 new electric vehicles to Mount Pleasant, one of its largest mail centres in London, as it seeks to reduce the emissions of its fleet in the capital. Mount Pleasant Mail Centre now operates one of the largest commercial electric vehicle charging points in London. Londoners will see more of Royal […]

Shopify to Expand in Vancouver and Add 1,000 Jobs

Shopify to expand in Vancouver and add 1000 jobs

For over six years, Shopify has been growing its presence in British Columbia, supporting hundreds of employees who work remotely in the region. Now the company is taking its commitment to the next level making a significant investment in Vancouver, with plans to hire 1,000 employees and open the first permanent office in BC. Shopify’s […]