Author Archives : Emma Ball

Senditnow relaunches courier service with host of new attributes

Courier service SenditNow has relaunched with a range of additional functionality such as online booking, marketplace integration, worldwide delivery and PayPal payment. The service offers UK delivery for a single flat rate of £11.35, for parcel up to 30kgs, with users able to drop off parcels at over 11,000 Post Office branches or arrange collection. […]


UPS boosts Worldwide Express Freight service with new countries

UPS has expanded its Worldwide Express Freight service with the addition of five countries in Latin America and three in Europe. This latest development will add eight origin and five destination countries including Bulgaria, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Romania and Serbia.  The door-to-door, day-definite service is designed for urgent, time-sensitive and high-value international […]

John Menzies buys AJG Parcels

John Menzies has purchased the largest parcel delivery firm in the Highlands of Scotland. In a £7.5 million deal, the baggage handler and newspaper distributor has acquired AJG Parcels, a company founded in 1992 that handles more than three million parcels a year in the Highlands and Islands.   Edinburgh-based Menzies’ distribution division currently deals […]


DHL to invest $108 million in Americas hub to meet e-commerce demands

DHL has announced plans to invest $108 million to expand its Americas hub facility at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky airport (CVG) in response to the continued growth in international e-commerce and global trade. The proposed expansion will provide additional gates to accommodate more aircraft, warehouse space and new equipment to provide greater capacity for sorting shipments […]

Tiong Nam targets e-commerce sector

Tiong Nam Logistics Holdings has announced plans to expand its delivery service for e-commerce businesses. The Malaysia-based logistics company has identified Internet retailing as a growth area moving forward, so will be investing in its infrastructure to meet demand.   In a wide-ranging interview published in Malaysia’s The Star this month, Group Executive Director Victor […]