Same-day delivery service Supermercato24, which delivers online groceries, announced a partnership with German supermarket Lidl in Italy. The collaboration will allow Italian customers to order groceries from home at Lidl and get them delivered at their door the same day, up to within one hour. The Italian market is the first where Lidl is going to try this marketplace
Fashion platform Zalando and its partner Ingram Micro officially opened a new fulfilment centre in Brunna, near Stockholm, Sweden. The new fulfilment centre, with its central location in the Nordics, will cut lead times in half for customers from Sweden, Norway, Finland and Denmark. In this new fulfilment centre, Zalando is using new automation solutions to increase
Online retail has upped convenience and efficiency for customers and traders alike. However, missed delivery windows or busy schedules can get in the way of a perfect delivery. In order to tackle one of the roadblocks in the business, Zalando and bpost collaborated to tested in-home delivery. Installing smart locks in homes across Antwerp, Belgium, Zalando and bpost tested
According to Der Spiegel, the very first multi-label parcel shop in Germany opened its doors in Hamburg. Here, DPD, GLS, Hermes, and UPS are united in a parcel shop where consumers can pick up or drop off their packages for any of these logistics companies. One of the most important aims of the shop is to reduce the traffic to pick-up points in the city and to reduce pollution.
Now in its third decade, Leaders in Logistics: Post & Parcel Europe (previously European Post & Parcel Services) gathers 250+ industry giants from national posts and couriers around the world to share knowledge and best practice in order to survive in the evolving world of delivery. Comprising two forums, the Innovation in Operations day and the Post & Parcel