Monthly Archives: December 2014


U.K. delivery firms see delays after Cyber Monday volume

While the United Kingdom posted unprecedented retail figures for Cyber Monday, the year’s biggest ecommerce holiday, posts and delivery companies in Britain have struggled to keep up with the surge in volume.


Aramex acquires South African service PostNet

Aramex, the shipping company headquartered in Jordan and listed in Dubai, has announced the acquisition of PostNet South Africa, the largest retail shipping franchise in the African nation.


UPU announces partnership with IATA

The Universal Postal Union reports that it will develop air mail safety standards with the International Air Transport Association.