TNT Express has expanded its express pallet delivery service from the UK to 10 more locations across the Americas and the Middle East. Global director, project management and development, Soren Hoegh, said businesses in the UK will now benefit from one-, two- or three-day delivery to more locations than before. The expansion takes its coverage to 80 countries worldwide and includes more cities in the United States and Canada, the Middle East and South America. The service covers same-day collection […]
UPS and TNT Express have submitted remedies to the European Commission to address its competition concerns, extending the review period further. The submission extends the EC’s review period by 15 business days to 5 February 2013. The proposed remedies involve the sale of the business activities and its assets. UPS needs to ensure the long-term viability of these activities and the continuity of service already provided by TNT Express. In order to receive approval, the EC will market-test the remedies. […]
The introduction of stricter guidelines on tail-lift delivery pallet weights moved a step closer this week after the HSE confirmed it had completed a series of additional tests to establish the maximum safe weight for pallets.
Pallet networks are continuing to carve out a greater share of the parcels market, delivering record half-pallet volumes and next-day deliveries this year, according to the Association of Pallet Networks (APN).