Logistics giant FedEx completed a commercial residential delivery to a home in Christiansburg, Virginia via drone last week. The drop off was conducted by Wing Aviation, in collaboration with FedEx Express, as part of the US Department of Transportation’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Pilot Program (IPP). The delivery of a

The last-mile delivery is expensive and difficult. It’s also high stakes, a failed delivery attempt is enough to damage the customer’s perception of the entire shopping journey. In an attempt to ease these pain points, technology companies, retailers and logistics businesses have been piloting autonomous delivery robots to transport packages

Shares in both FedEx and UPS tumbled more than 4 per cent on Friday following reports that Amazon plans to launch a delivery service that could potentially undercut the logistics giants. Amazon will begin testing a delivery service for its marketplace sellers in Los Angeles, The Wall Street Journal reports,

China, ecommerce, online shopping

Chinese consumers with a preference for online shopping spent nearly $1000 each on Australian products in the past 12 months. According to a poll of 1,000 Chinese online shoppers, 81 per cent have purchased at least one Australian product online in the past. The survey asked 18 to 44 year

Distribution warehouse, international package shipping, global freight transportation concept

Aramex, CEVA Logistics, Deutsche Post DHL Group, FedEx, and SF Express are the leading players in the ecommerce logistics market in APAC, according to a new report from Technavio. According to Technavio’s market research report, the ecommerce logistics market in APAC will grow at a CAGR of more than 11