Finland’s national postal operator Itella is calling on its customers to mail items especially early for Christmas this year, as it faces a series of postal strikes.
The US Postal Service will provide Sunday deliveries for packages from the Internet retail giant Amazon, it was announced yesterday.
UK parcel carrier Yodel will be opening 13 additional sites to handle the forecasted upswing in volumes in the next two months.
UPS is hiring 55,000 seasonal employees in the United States to help out with its festive peak this year.
The UK parcel industry is likely to face a later peak than ever before this year, according to some industry forecasts.
FedEx is expecting yet another busiest day in its history this Christmas, as e-commerce continues to fuel year-on-year growth to keep on breaking company records.
Royal Mail has warned that any strike action in the run-up to the festive period will be damaging to its business.
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