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eBay UK No Longer Register Royal Mail Transactions As Delivered On Time

As we have a large and growing number of regular UK business readers we wanted to bring you this quick update regarding eBay and Royal Mail. eBay UK has announced that starting on July 31,...
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Same Day Delivery Becoming More Important For eCommerce

Customers want to get their things as soon as possible, and this is where same day delivery looks to change the game for ecommerce sellers. In modern society we live in a time of instant...
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UPS to Levy Holiday Surcharges to Offset eCommerce Costs

Last week, UPS announced they would introduce holiday surcharges in the US for residential deliveries during the peak holiday season. The company gave as a reason for the surcharge the additional costs residential deliveries bring...

Amazon Patent Envisions Delivery Drone Beehive Fulfillment Centers

It is always a bit fun to find new patent applications from Amazon. Many one can easily imagine, others, well they just seem a bit out there. But we can never discount what the engineers...
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UPS, Sealed Air collaborate on improving packaging for online retailers

UPS and Sealed Air announced this week the opening of their Packaging Innovation Center in Louisville, KY. on the UPS Supply Chain Solutions campus. The Packaging Innovation Center is the next step in a partnership...
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UPS continues to invest in Europe by acquiring Ireland-based Nightline Logistics Group

UPS announced today they have entered into an agreement to acquire Nightline Logistics Group. The Irish delivery company is one of the leading express delivery and logistics firms in Ireland. This acquisition will immediately position...
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UPS adding Saturday ground operations in April

New Saturday ground operations will start this month at UPS. The company previously only offered Saturday operations for air services for an extra fee. This is the largest time-in-transit improvement by UPS in the company's...

Two is a trend, more delivery robots coming to US neighborhoods

Earlier in the month we reported that Virginia was the first state to pass a law to allow autonomous terrestrial delivery robots to roam free. Today Idaho passed a similar law going into effect July...

DHL eCommerce expands fulfillment solution in the US

DHL eCommerce, a division of logistics company Deutsche Post DHL Group, announced an increase in capacity of its eCommerce order fulfillment services available in the North America, with the expansion of its fulfillment centers...

Delivery Robots, UPS Drones, and Amazon Prime to the Moon?

DELIVERY ROBOTS, FIRST IN NATION Last Friday, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe, signed a law that effective July 1, 2017 will allow for the use of autonomous delivery robots in the State of Virginia. This first in...