Amazon has revealed its first custom electric delivery vehicle, designed and built in partnership with Rivian. The development is the first step on the online retail giant’s path to getting 10,000 electric vehicles on the road by 2022 and 100,000 by 2030. The delivery vans feature 360-degree view cameras; Alexa integration for hands-free access to route information and three levels of shelving with a bulkhead door. Amazon said that prior to its relationship with EV manufacturer Rivian, it was unable […]
Amazon is set to create 275 driver jobs after leasing two warehouses in Surrey and Leicestershire.
Amazon has begun offering a chilled and ambient grocery delivery service in London, with the introduction of its Amazon Fresh service.
DPD’s smartphone-friendly website has smashed the one million unique user milestone, with more than 2.5 million parcels tracked via the online service in its first six months of operation. Since its launch in November 2011, which the parcels giant says was an industry-first, more than 55,000 deliveries have also been rearranged via the QR (quick response) codes printed on DPD calling cards. Customers scan the code and are directed instantly to the specific web page allowing redelivery. Dwain McDonald, DPD […]