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January 1, 2019

DAP wins project to benchmark logistics and shipping competitiveness

DAP has been awarded a postal project by a major shipping organization to benchmark transport and logistics competitiveness across postal, parcel, e-commerce and express service providers.
November 21, 2017

DHL invests EUR 335 million in HK hub, adding 50% capacity.

Reprinted from MarketWired Marks DHL’s total commitment in this strategic hub at over EUR 520 million; With an expected 50% increase in annual throughput, the expanded […]
January 17, 2015

The Parcel Revolution (1 of 4)

The growth in parcel volumes and the decline of lettermail present mid-size postal organizations with opportunities as well as challenges.  In this series of four articles, […]
March 18, 2013

Same day delivery: What role for the Postal Service?

In one of our recent blogs, we suggested that cost-effective same-day delivery service needs to be fulfilled from outlets that are close to the consumer, and we suggested […]
March 10, 2012

Should the Postal Service be a competitive business?

Part of the USPS OIG series on Five Elements of a Postal Solution The record on competitive postal services is mixed. Private postal operators in Latin […]
February 27, 2012

Bpost to test new delivery services

Bpost, the Belgian postal operator, will conduct between April and December 2012 a series of pilots in four cities throughout Belgium. The Post will assess the […]
August 9, 2011

Deutsche Post’s Q2 profits more than triple; outlook revised higher

By Associated Press, Published: August 2 FRANKFURT, Germany — Mail and freight company Deutsche Post AG says net profits more than tripled in the second quarter […]
December 25, 2010

Give USPS more market leeway…

If reforms are to succeed, they must ensure that the Postal Service has the freedom and leeway to leverage its unrivaled brand, network and technology, and invest across markets into new and promising services.