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In this Issue - September 2017

The September 2017 issue is now available online! Packed full of news, interviews and features, including:

 

PEAK CHARGES: Can seasonal surcharges help delivery firms deal with the strains of the peak parcel season?

 

SMART CITIES: The Internet of Things is powering connected cities, where elements of infrastructure talk to each other in what have been dubbed ‘smart cities’. Richard N Williams finds out how postal networks can play an integral role

 

ROBOTIC CONTROL: Advances in robotics mean that the implementation of robots in autonomous parcel sorting offers many opportunities. Karl Vadaszffy investigates

 

POST EXPO 2017: Post-Expo 2017, the world’s leading postal, parcel and courier industry exhibition, will be held in Geneva, Switzerland, from September 26-28, 2017

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In this Issue - SHOWCASE 2018

The Postal Technology International Showcase 2018 issue is now available online! Packed full of news, interviews and features, including:

THE 2017 WINNERS ARE ANNOUNCED!

 

MAIL STILL MATTERS: Despite years of volume decline, for most international posts mail remains a remarkably resilient and profitable line of business

 

CONNECTING THE DOTS : The latest market research shows that the sharing of information is becoming fundamental to improving customer experience in E-commerce delivery

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Drone footage of Hermes super hub

Hermes UK has opened its new purpose built, automated parcel distribution hub in Rugby, the biggest of its kind in the UK. The £31m (US$40m) development represents the most significant investment in the company’s history and will create more than 100 jobs. Located in Rugby, the Midlands super hub measures 270,000ft², the equivalent of 34 soccer pitches, and has the capability to efficiently process in excess of one million parcels each day.

23 August, 2017


UPS delivery drivers trained using VR simulations

UPS has announced that it will start training student delivery drivers to spot and identify road hazards using virtual reality (VR) headsets that simulate the experience of driving on city streets. The company will launch VR training at nine UPS Integrad training facilities in September.

To read more about the training simulation, click here.

16 August, 2017

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