Category Archives for Parcel delivery

Top Tips For Sending Clothing


For anyone who sells clothes online through websites like eBay, Etsy and Folksy, getting the lowest postage and packing costs per order can make a big difference to the number of sales they receive. If you regularly, or even irregularly, send clothing there are a few things you can do to bring the cost of […]

Van in snow

Are you prepared for the Christmas Rush?


No matter who you ask, everyone seems to be agreeing that 2012 is disappearing as fast as the wind. You might not want to believe it, but Christmas is only 80 days away and parcels will start winging their way across the country in ever increasing numbers long before those 80 days are up; if […]

sending parcels abroad

Mailing Parcels Abroad


It may not seem like it yet, but with Christmas less than 80 days away, now is the time to start thinking about presents, particularly if you have family and friends who live abroad that you need to post parcels to. For anyone new to international parcel services, there are a few pieces of information […]

Man in a Van

Why select the Man in a Van?


The man in a van is the corner stone of courier work .Flexible and reliable, where local transport is needed he is often the first person people turn to.

Unsuccessful Deliveries

Keep away from Unsuccessful Deliveries


Unsuccessful deliveries are time consuming, frustrating and can cost time and money for you and your customers. Failed deliveries are the biggest cause of complaints

Parcel Companies

Delivery Companies or Royal Mail?


Royal Mail prices have increased and it may no longer be the best option. So, should you send your parcel by Parcel Company or by Royal Mail?

Parcel Packaging

How to pack & wrap up a parcel.


How should you package up a parcel which is to be sent by courier or parcel company? Correct packaging will make the difference between a safe delivery and damage in transit

Amazon deliveries to corner shops

Amazon sorts out deliveries to corner shops


Amazon has shaken up the way people get deliveries from online stores by being the fist internet retailer to offer deliveries to corner shops as an option for pick up

Scottish Highlands Deliveries

Costs of deliveries to the highlands to be reduced


Delivery costs to the highlands have been more expensive than mainland UK deliveries for years but companies are starting to make delivery costs fairer

Olympic Traffic

A Big Task for Delivery Companies


So how have couriers and delivery companies been coping with the huge problem that the Olympic crowds and traffic have impacted deliveries?