Monthly Archives: July 2014

 

Air France unions’ strike August 2 will cause mail delays

Air France workers are planning a strike for Saturday, August 2 — over work grievances and the company’s restructuring plans — which will affect travelers and cause delays to mail delivery services to and from the country.

 

Korea Post to end weekend parcel delivery

This past Tuesday, Korea Post announced that it will be stopping its express parcel delivery service on Saturdays to improve working conditions for its employees. 

 

Royal Mail to roll out Sunday delivery

On the heels both of disappointing first quarter results from Royal Mail and a burgeoning e-commerce market, the company has announced that it will introduce Sunday delivery.

 

Postal operators and IT investment: A worldwide trend

A study from Pierre Audoin Consultants predicts that customer demands will continue to lead to the increasing automation of postal services, more self-serve technology and modernization of branch facilities.