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POST-EXPO 2017 - one week to go!

Post-Expo 2017, the world’s leading postal, parcel and courier industry exhibition, will be held in Geneva, Switzerland, next week (September 26-28, 2017).

With the doors opening next Tuesday, you need to register now for your free fast-track entry code to ensure rapid access to all the latest innovations and best products on show from over 150 exhibitors, all under one roof, as well as an opportunity to attend the event's exclusive, industry-leading conference on strategy, business and innovation, featuring over 70 expert speakers (booking fee applies to the Conference).


There's also the Postal & Parcel Technology International Awards, a Live Start Up Innovation Jury, and a free-to-attend drinks party on the evening of the first day (Tuesday, 26 September).

Please visit http://www.postexpo.com/show-news.php for further information and to register for your free fast-track entry code.


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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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