Volume Of Parcels Delivered Forecast To Increase Worldwide

Courier drivers and businesses will be interested to read that according to the Pitney Bowes Parcel Shipping Index 2021 the number of parcels delivered around the world is expected to almost double between 2021 and 2026. This sounds like good … Continue reading

Are You Covered If You Leave The Van Unattended With Keys In The Ignition?

It is tempting for a courier to leave the keys in the ignition whilst he or she makes a delivery. After all, the sooner a parcel is delivered the quicker you are able to get back in your van and … Continue reading

Ways Of Driving Economically

If you are a courier driver, probably one of your major business expenses will be the cost of putting fuel in your vehicle. Unfortunately, prices at the fuel pumps have been rising in recent weeks with the situation between Russia … Continue reading

Don’t Forget To Review The Cost Of Your Courier Insurance

There are probably an awful lot of drivers running their own courier service, when receiving their courier insurance renewal notice, merely pop the paperwork in a drawer or delete the email and pay no attention to checking if their premium … Continue reading

Can You Afford To Be Selective About Where You Deliver?

If you are a self-employed courier driver you will almost certainly be involved in making deliveries to various properties – both residential and business. These properties will no doubt be located both in built up areas and in the countryside … Continue reading

Lock Your Van Whilst Delivering To Door

As a courier driver, this is probably the busiest time of the year with more and more people using the Internet to order gifts for Christmas. As a result, you may be under significant pressure to deliver parcels to people’s … Continue reading

Courier Firm Recruiting For Christmas Period

You will probably have found that, during the pandemic, more and more consumers have preferred to avoid visiting retail stores to purchase items and, instead, bought things online. Well, you will be aware that the next few weeks leading up … Continue reading

Check Your Mileage

There are so many things that impact how much you are going to be charged for your courier insurance such as the make and model of van, where you keep the vehicle parked overnight, what security devices (if any) are … Continue reading

Top Performing Delivery Companies

If you are a courier then you may be interested to look at some statistics obtained by Which? relating to the top performing delivery companies based upon certain criteria following feedback from over 13,000 of their members covering the period … Continue reading

Have Your Courier Insurance Premiums Reduced?

You may be interested to note that, according to the Confused.com Car Insurance Price Index that is produced every quarter, the average cost of car insurance has fallen significantly in the last 12 months. Wouldn’t it be great if a … Continue reading