New Zealand Post has confirmed plans to switch to alternate-day delivery for standard mail from July.
Canada Post is facing a backlash from the City of Hamilton, Ontario, against its plans to replace doorstep mail delivery services with community mailboxes.
Royal Mail’s only major rival in the field of last mile mail delivery, TNT Post UK, has launched services in the city of Liverpool.
Berlin-based mail delivery company PIN Mail AG is being hampered by industrial action, as union Ver.di demands a new collective bargaining agreement.
TNT Post is making use of RouteSmart planning software to roll out its end-to-end mail delivery service in the UK.
TNT Post UK has said a number of new mail contracts and contract renewals confirm its status as the "main challenger" of Royal Mail in the UK postal market.
PostNL has signed an agreement that should see it recruiting a further 500 unemployed people as part-time mail delivery staff.
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