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A new ‘Green’ home delivery tax? How green does the Government think shoppers are, asks e-commerce expert.

A new Green home delivery tax How green does the Government think shoppers are asks expert ParcelHero

As a Government committee recommends imposing a ‘green tax’ on home deliveries to subsidise a business rate cut, a new study from ParcelHero reveals most home deliveries are far more environmentally friendly than traditional shopping. The Government has become dependent on ever-increasing business rates, claims the home delivery expert ParcelHero. …

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Sea change

Sea change Amazon and Alibaba are creating the biggest revolution in shipping for 60 years

 ‘Amazon and Alibaba are creating the biggest revolution in shipping for 60 years,’ logistics expert tells international conference Global e-commerce is leading the biggest shake up in international shipping since containerization, ParcelHero’s David Jinks will tell a major world maritime conference in London. Shipping lines will be forced to either …

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Customer-paid returns up by a quarter on Wing-Back Wednesday – as ParcelHero warns of the perils of buying from non-EU sites

ParcelHero warns of the perils of buying from non-EU site

Unhappy shoppers and gift receivers spent 23% more returning unwanted items on Wing-Back Wednesday than in 2018, reveals ParcelHero. It’s warning shoppers to consider the cost of returns from international sellers. Consumers spent 23% more of their own money shipping back unwanted gifts on ‘Wing-Back Wednesday’ (January 2nd – the …

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Are you a Christmas Turkey, Chicken or Partridge? Home delivery expert reveals Christmas Early Birds don’t get all the best worms

Parcelhero asks Are You a Christmas Turkey Chicken or Partridge

How late do you leave Christmas shopping? The home delivery comparison site ParcelHero says shoppers take after one of three favourite festive fowls when it comes to Christmas deadlines; and reveals all the major store’s final online order dates. How late dare shoppers leave last-minute online Christmas ordering? The delivery …

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Take Back Tuesday becomes Wing-Back Wednesday

Take Back Tuesday becomes Wing-Back Wednesday

Yesterday saw record Christmas return values – and they are still flooding in today says delivery expert ParcelHero. ‘Take Back Tuesday’ saw ParcelHero’s average return order values soar by 22% over last year’s biggest returns date… and the parcel price comparison site says many more returns are pouring in today. …

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