AFL Grand Final public holiday

The POAAL National Office will be closed on Friday 2 October for the “Friday before the AFL Grand Final” public holiday in Victoria.

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Swiss Post to test drone delivery

Swiss Post is testing delivery by drone. The autonomous drones being used in the trial have a range of over 10km.

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Electric vans in The Netherlands

Express parcel delivery company TNT has introduced new electric vans to service Rotterdam and Amsterdam in The Netherlands.

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Spectacular Royal Mail braking test

An unusual photo from the British Postal Museum and Archive.

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Delivery to your car

A new delivery trial in Germany will test delivering parcels to car boots, where the delivery driver uses a smart phone app to find the car and unlock the boot.

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Parcel lockers in apartment buildings

In Germany, DHL has unveiled a parcel locker solution that can be installed in apartment blocks.

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Japan Post to take over Toll

The Toll board has endorsed a $6.5 billion takeover offer from Japan Post.

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DHL Express using electric vans in Italy

New Nissan e-NV200 electric vans will be used by DHL Express in Italy. The first vans will be used in Milan and Rome.

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Foldable drop box for parcel deliveries

DHL in Germany will trial a new temporary package container for couriers to leave packages securely at apartments when the recipient isn’t at home.

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A new way to deliver!

Whstl – formerly TNT Post – has begun trialling deliveries using the AirWheel in cities across Britain.

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