Why do people use courier delivery services?

In the beginning, people used birds and animals such as horses to deliver important messages. Later, with the invention of automobiles, military personnel and trained messengers rode far and wide. While it is difficult to trace the exact time...

How to Pack a Parcel for Delivery

Packages go through rather rough handling during transit. This is because courier companies receive millions of packages day in and day out, and it is humanly impossible to take care of each unit. Hence, the sender too should take...

Why Should You Book And Pay For Your Couriers Online?

Ever since the online boom, customers have found a variety of reasons to divert all or most of their activities towards a virtual platform. We shop for clothes and groceries; book our flights, hotels, and even movie tickets online....

Keep Your Shipment Safe from Cargo Thieves: 5 Ways to Safeguard your Cargo

Cargo theft has been reportedly on the rise in the recent decade. Combatting cargo theft requires a customized approach that covers all aspects and situations connected with shipments. Since most thefts occur with the connivance of an insider in...

How can couriers make themselves more environmentally friendly?

With companies across different sectors coming forward to do their bit to save the environment, can courier companies be far behind? Parcel delivery services companies are waking up to the threats to the planet posed by pollution and are...

What factors are needed for successful E-commerce fulfilment?

Successful fulfilment process is “the percentage of orders meeting delivery performance with complete and accurate documentation and no delivery damages (Supply Chain Council). And, it is no secret that e-commerce business literally thrives on successful order fulfilment. Yes, there...

A Simple Technique That Helped The British Military Fight Overseas in The 19th Century

A prime reason responsible for the defeat of history's most notorious dictator, Adolf Hitler; the failure of the Second Lebanon War in 2006; and the winding-down of modern start-ups poor logistics. While some of the worlds greatest failures are...

The main benefits of using DTDC for International courier deliveries

DTDC, established in 1990, has emerged as India's largest parcel delivery network within a span of 25 years. Apart from being a market leader in India, the company has also strengthened its presence globally. It has become one of...

The impact Brexit may have on the logistics industry in the UK

Ever since the UK announced its decision to leave the European Union, talks about Brexit and its possible ramification on industries in the country has taken the center stage. As logistics is a crucial area in trade ties, there...

How can big data make the supply chain process more efficient?

Big data is transforming the way businesses are done. Supply chain management, an important component of a company that manages the flow of goods and services, can benefit from using big data analysis to make processes more streamlined and...