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The next generation of SmartTask is now available with a wide range of new and industry-leading features. As part of the launch we have a new website that provides further details of this advanced employee scheduling and mobile workforce management solution. As a result, companies operating within the facilities management, security and care sectors […] Website


myhermes boosts web service for SMEs

myHermes has improved the functionality of its website to provide added convenience and choice for SMEs. In particular, Shopify has become the latest e-commerce platform to be fully integrated with the website following ebay, Amazon and ChannelAdvisor. Other improvements include the launch of a time-saving Quick Send feature.   Shopify is a web-based shop front […]

Deutsche Post DHL introduces parcel box solution

Deutsche Post DHL is now offering individual parcel boxes to households in Germany to receive deliveries when no one is at home. The German national postal operator is describing this latest innovation as the “greatest development” in the mail industry since the mailbox was introduced. Residential customers anywhere in Germany will now be able to […]



Rico Logistics launches evening delivery service

Rico Logistics has launched a same-day evening delivery service in the UK. e-Sameday (the ‘e’ standing for evening delivery) will be available seven days a week nationwide, with some parcels being delivered within eight hours of being ordered. Martin Cheeseman, Sales & Marketing Director at Rico Logistics commented: “The changing and difficult times UK retailers […]

CollectPlus to expand network to 7,500 stores

CollectPlus has announced plans to expand its network by a third from 5,500 to 7,500 stores over the next year, with a longer term plan to eventually reach 12,000. This latest expansion of the network will be made possible through PayPoint’s extensive store network as well locations, such as CollectPlus@Westfield. The Westfield location includes a […]

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InPost to install parcel terminals at supermarkets in UK and Italy Group is to install hundreds of its self-service parcel locker terminals at supermarkets in the UK and Italy following two new agreements with retailers. The company has teamed up with Morrisons in the UK and Carrefour in Italy to enable consumers to collect their parcels and online purchases, and potentially send parcels in the […]

GeoPost secures majority stake in wnDirect

GeoPost has stepped up its investment in UK cross-border e-commerce shipping specialist wnDirect. La Poste’s international parcel business, parent company of DPD and Interlink Express, has increased its previous 20 per cent stake in a 57 per cent equity holding in the business. The deal has involved GeoPost acquiring part of the company founders’ shareholding […]


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Incentive Lynx secures Cheese Grater contract

Broadgate Estates has appointed Incentive Lynx Security to provide services at the Leadenhall Building in the City of London. Under the terms of the three-year deal, awarded following a competitive tender, Incentive Lynx will provide the Leadenhall Building with a full range of security services, which will commence on the building’s completion. A team of […]

GLS launches FlexDelivery service in Poland

GLS, Royal Mail’s European parcels business, has launched its FlexDelivery parcel notification service in Poland, meaning the company can now notify recipient of incoming parcels in ten countries.   GLS first introduced FlexDelivery in Germany in 2012, and has since rolled the service out in the Netherlands, Austria, Belgium, Hungary, Romania, Slovenia, Slovakia, Czech Republic […]



OCS secures Portsmouth security contract

Portsmouth City Council has extended its contract to OCS for the provision of a manned guarding services at a local port and another site. Under the three-year deal the company will continue to provide services at Portsmouth International Port and its local partner site MMD (Shipping Services) Ltd. Mark Walls, managing director for OCS Group […]