Uber will acquire San Francisco-based food delivery company Postmates for approximately USD $2.65 billion (AUD $3.79b) in a bid to accelerate a path to profitability.
A new self-service digital textile collection service has been launched, allowing Aussie households to have their unwanted old clothes, shoes and textiles picked up from home.
The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is working to stop businesses gaining an unfair advantage that engage contractors to provide courier or road freight services by launching a new tax campaign.
A study has found that over half of Australian consumers are comfortable with drone delivery for their goods and open to the use of other emerging technologies such as autonomous vehicle delivery. Read more
One of Australia’s largest online fashion retailers has announced it will start transitioning to delivery satchels made from 100 per cent post-consumer plastic waste.
Leading home-grown tea retailer, T2 Tea, experienced a 120 per cent growth across its digital sales channels in 2019 and as a result needed to rethink its WMS provider. MHD sits down with the technology and logistics team to find out more.
The photo-sharing social networking service is allowing users to order and purchase food from Australian businesses via a new feature. Read more
Australia Post parcel volumes have almost doubled in the last four weeks, up by 80 per cent compared to last year, as more and more householders shop online as they self-isolate. Read more
Aramex Australia has identified wine and pet food as the products with the highest increase in delivery. Read more
Woolworths has partnered with a leading Australian food services supplier to support the temporary fulfillment of orders to its B2B customers. Read more