Archive for the ‘Couriers’ Category


FedEx ends partnership with Amazon for last mile delivery

FedEx announced earlier this month that it will not renew its express U.S. shipping contract with Amazon for last-mile delivery. This decision was made in the context of Amazon’s fast building of its own shipping and delivery network. The shipping company representatives explained their decision with numbers. The percentage of total FedEx revenue which can […]


Lack of delivery options affects your customer conversion

A recent survey made on 1.213 adults from the United Kingdom carried out by digital marketing agency Marketingsignals revealed that the lack of delivery options on merchant sites is one of the reasons why they don’t finish their shopping on those particular channels. This is extremely valuable information for online business owners, as it offers […]


Scam emails and more – Learn how to avoid online courier and shipping scams

How easy it is to spot scam emails We are so lucky to live fantastic times, in which online shopping is basically skyrocketing each year thanks to the wide range of products and conveniences it brings to the table. It’s estimated that e-commerce sales generate over 1 million$ every 30 seconds, imagine that! A huge […]


DPD efforts for sustainable shipping services

Sustainable shipping services are the way to the future DPD is not just one of the most reliable shipping companies working in the UK, but also an important player on the eco-friendly service providers list.   Just last week, the company introduced a new emission-neutral Mercedes-Benz van to their London fleet, in an ongoing attempt […]


How to use Click & Drop to handle your Royal Mail deliveries on JustShipIT

The perfect software with Click & Drop integration   JustShipIT has integrations with Royal Mail, UK Mail, Yodel, DPD, Collect+ and basically all the other major courier services available. This means that our users can manage the activity of their selling platforms and the shipping process for all successful sales from one interface.   Royal Mail’s […]


Click & Drop, will it be enough for you?

This is what Royal Mail said about their latest application, launched just a few months ago: “After 8 years, we’re replacing DMO with our new and improved Click & Drop® service. As well as being simpler, smarter and a lot more intuitive, Click & Drop® is future proofed – which means it will constantly update and improve to […]


2D barcodes, what it is and why do we need it for

Royal Mail has introduced the 2D (two dimensional) barcodes and will want all users to convert their existing barcodes to these types of labels. We are used to seeing the 1D barcodes everywhere, but the new evolved 2D barcode can hold more information’s, up to 7089 characters. These new barcodes need to be scanned with […]