The Postal and Parcel Technology International Awards are designed to recognize and reward all the hard work currently taking place in the postal industry. The awards cover various areas of the industry and nominations can be put forward by anyone working in the sector.
The judging panel for the awards is made up of major decision makers within the world’s posts. Organizations represented include DHL, La Poste France, Austrian Post, SingPost, Asendia, Canada Post, An Post, Swiss Post and Australia Post, among others.
The results of the 2017 awards will be announced exclusively in the Postal Technology International Showcase, click here to view the magazine
UPS has successfully tested a home delivery drone that launches from the top of a UPS package car while the driver continues separate deliveries.
The drone autonomously delivered a package to a home, returning to the vehicle upon successful completion. The test was conducted in Lithia, Florida, with the help of Ohio-based battery-electric truck and drone developer Workhorse Group.
International parcel delivery provider DPDgroup has produced a 360º virtual reality video that enables the viewer to experience the journey made by a parcel in first person, from collection to delivery. To experience the fully immersive experience on a smartphone, users can download the DPD VR Experience application at Android or Apple stores.
10 January, 2017
Tech specialist and futurologist Ben Hammersley elaborates on the emerging technologies set to shape our future over the next 20 years and the impact they’ll have on logistics and delivery
March 21, 2017 Click here to read more
Matthew Robertson, co-CEO at parcel data management platform NetDespatch, looks at the national shortage of delivery drivers facing the ecommerce industry.
March 10, 2017 Click here to read more
Thibault d’Ursel, sustainability manager at bpost, talks to Dan Symonds about the secrets behind the company’s rise to the top of the International Post Corporation’s environmental sustainability rankings
March 2, 2017 Click here to read more