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DPD opens Dunstable distribution center

DPD UK has invested more than £10m (US$12.2m) in a new, purpose built distribution center in Dunstable, as well as new depots in Bicester, Park Royal in northwest London, Goole, and Aberdeen in Scotland. The new premises have all been completed ahead of Christmas peak, with parcel volumes anticipated to increase by 20% for the period more...

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Australia Post CEO unveils plans for electric vehicle fleet

Australia Post has unveiled its plans to trial several new electric delivery vehicles capable of carrying up to 100 small parcels and 1,200 letters at a time. The post plans to trial the new e-vehicle in capital cities next year, beginning in select locations, with a decision on a broader roll-out expected by mid-late 2017.

13 October, 2016

UPS trials commercial drone deliveries in the USA

UPS has partnered with drone developer CyPhy Works to begin testing the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) to deliver packages to remote or hard-to-reach locations.

The trials began with the mock delivery of a child’s inhaler from Beverly, Massachusetts, to Children’s Island approximately three miles off the Atlantic coast. The battery-powered Persistent Aerial Reconnaissance and Communications (PARC) drone used in the trial had been equipped with night vision cameras and secure communication channels.

8 August, 2016

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