parcel

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.
January 1, 2019

decision analysis partners awarded 5-year postal consulting contract

decision analysis partners (DAP) has been awarded a 5-year postal consulting contract with a leader postal operator.  As aprt of thi contract, DAP will provide a […]
November 21, 2017

Should Amazon Just Buy FedEx for the last mile?

Reprinted from Barron’s SECTOR FOCUS Should Amazon Just Buy FedEx? By Teresa Rivas Nov. 17, 2017 10:08 a.m. ET While Amazon (AMZN) has made two-day and even two-hour […]
November 21, 2017

UPS joins BiTA blockchain group hoping to build a centralized shipping ledger worldwide

Reprinted from The Digital Journal  UPS joins group bringing blockchain to the shipping industry By James Walker     Nov 14, 2017 in Technology UPS has joined the Blockchain […]
March 5, 2015

The Parcel Revolution (3 of 4): Automation power

This series of four posts is designed to discuss some of the challenges faced by mid-sized postal organizations and parcel carriers wanting to take advantage of […]
January 29, 2015

The Parcel Revolution (2 of 4): Network Resilience

This series of posts is designed to discuss some of the challenges faced by mid-sized postal organizations and parcel carriers wanting to take advantage of the […]
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, […]
September 25, 2014

USPS offers mail notification by email

USPS has started offering its residential customers in the Northern Virginia area (Near Washington DC) free notification by email of mail to be delivered to their mailbox the same day.