A report from Gartner Group has forecast that the overall drone market will see "substantial growth", but delivery drones "will not be a major factor for several years".
San Francisco-based research company Otherlab is developing a new concept for disposable delivery drones made of cardboard.
Chinese online retailer JD.com is reportedly looking to expand the coverage of its drone delivery service.
Pony Express Couriers has announced that it has made Ireland’s first Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) approved parcel delivery by drone.
The number of reported incidents involving drones and aeroplanes using London's airports increased significantly in 2016.
Delivery drone specialist Flirtey has reportedly raised $16m in Series A funding.
Saeed Mumtaz, Director of Research and Consultancy at Triangle Management Services, considers whether drones are on the horizon for the delivery industry.
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