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AEB Should Be Fitted to All Courier Vehicles

Posted by on 14-Sep-2018 16:29:04

In good news for the courier industry, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is championing the installation of Autonomous Emergency Braking in all commercial vehicles.

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Which Green Suits Me Best? Part 6: Hydrogen

Posted by on 12-Sep-2018 11:16:29

In part six of our series on the pros and cons of green fuels for courier work, we take an in-depth look at the viability of hydrogen for your fleet.

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Topics: Courier Driver, courier work, Driver network, courierexchange, Courier job

The Animals Used in the Past for Courier Work

Posted by on 11-Sep-2018 10:27:12

 

Though today we rely on our vans and trucks to deliver goods across the country, not so long ago our friends in the animal world played a much larger role in courier work.

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Topics: Delivery work, courier work, News, courierexchange, Courier job

Which Green Suits Me Best? Part 5: Liquefied Petroleum Gas

Posted by on 03-Sep-2018 15:44:24

Although the list of alternative fuels to choose from may seem long and a bit complicated, Liquefied Petroleum Gas might save the day with its beautifully simple viability for most van drivers or fleet couriers.

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How Do You Measure Up? Dealing with Online Customer Reviews

Posted by on 29-Aug-2018 14:53:26

The art of customer service is one that must follow current trends and evolve to the methods of popular opinion. Although you may steadfastly believe that all unhappy clients deserve to have their concerns dealt with face-to-face your refusal to engage online will lead to immediate negative assumptions and your honourable intentions will mean nothing. So, in the words of the estimable Winston Churchill, “If you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em.” (Perhaps not a direct quote per se, or is it, hmmmmm?).

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Topics: Courier Jobs, courierexchange, Courier job

The Importance of Mapping Data to Achieve First-Time Delivery

Posted by on 23-Aug-2018 10:23:50

Did you know that the last mile of a delivery route represents 50% of the total delivery cost of a parcel? Essentially, unless your drivers deliver a package on the first attempt, your profit margins will be minimal. Don’t lose out, use delivery software to achieve a high first-time delivery rate.

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Topics: Delivery work, Courier Jobs, Transport contracts, Delivery software, courierexchange, telematics, Courier job