Delivery Drivers Beware Of Dogs

It is quite possible that you have heard of one or more occasions when the postman or postwoman has been attacked and sometimes bitten by a dog when delivering post and/or parcels to some peoples’ homes. The same thing could … Continue reading

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

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

Large Percentage Of Home Delivery Drivers Concerned About Their Safety

If you are a courier driver then it is quite likely that you will be working alone unless you have larger items to deliver that you would need the assistance of a colleague to deliver to a customer’s home. Delivery … Continue reading

jUST EAT Takeaway.com Sees Revenue Increase By 54% In 2020

Most readers will have heard of jUST Eat that provide an online food delivery service for many fast food outlets in various parts of the world including the UK. jUST Eat PLC was bought by Takeaway.com N.V. for 7.4 billion … Continue reading

DPD Local Rated Top Parcel Delivery Firm

A poll of 11,440 people undertaken by MoneySavingExpert in January 2021 has revealed that DPD Local was ranked as the best parcel delivery firm in the UK. It is worth pointing out that there sister company – DPD finished in … Continue reading

Why Offer A Next Day Delivery Service?

If you are in the process of setting up your own courier service business then you will no doubt want to ensure that you have sufficient work so that you are able to earn a good living to support you … Continue reading

Increase In Parcels Shipped In The UK In 2018

Couriers may be interested to read that, according to the Pitney Bowes Parcel Shipping Index published in 2019 covering 13 major markets around the world, that in 2018 the number of parcels shipped in the UK amounted to 3.5 billion … Continue reading

Concerning Research About Christmas Parcel Deliveries

Some interesting research has been undertaken by Which? relating to the delivery of parcels dispatched to online shoppers during the period November 2018 to January 2019 that couriers may find of interest. In excess of 2,000 people took part in … Continue reading