black friday

Can geospatial technology deliver on Black Friday?

e-Commerce is growing fast. The UK market has doubled since 2013 and is expected to exceed £76 billion in 2019. Black Friday is seen as the market’s zenith, where retailers have the opportunity to boost sales at hitherto unseen rate. The discount day, however, puts huge stress on logistical systems, effecting speed and efficiency of delivery. For e-Commerce providers, the digital holds the key to success. On the horizon is

Thermo King introduces new V-200s Series of compact and powerful refrigeration units for small delivery vans and trucks

Thermo King, a manufacturer of transport temperature control solutions for a variety of mobile applications and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, introduces the V-200s series of refrigeration units; the newest addition to the non-diesel, vehicle-powered range provides efficient and environmentally friendly transport refrigeration for small delivery vans and trucks. Thermo King V-200s series of vehicle-powered refrigeration systems offers the high performance and efficiency of the proven V-200 MAX series in

Online delivery experts, ParcelHero, comment on the Morrisons Amazon deal

Online delivery experts ParcelHero says Amazon’s new tie-up with Morrisons reveals the web retailers’ ambition to be the pipe through which everything is delivered. The new deal Amazon has struck with Morrisons means a significant boost for Amazon’s Prime Now and Pantry services. And delivery experts ParcelHero say it is a cog in Amazon’s far wider plan to win customer loyalty through its Prime service. Says ParcelHero’s Head of Consumer

IAG Cargo enhances connector service in US

IAG Cargo has launched its new Cargo Connector delivery service in the US. IAG Cargo customers in the country now benefit from an import delivery service that takes freight direct from the aircraft, delivering it to the forwarders handling facilities. Originally, Cargo Connector was offered as an export collection service, but with the addition of the import delivery service customers now benefit from reduced costs and increased reliability on incoming