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Delivery and Logistics

Last despatch dates for Christmas Delivery & Office Opening Hours 2019

December 5, 2019

 

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The Future is Same Day Delivery

August 8, 2019

Consumer demand is driving even faster home delivery in the future.  A recent Institute of Couriers (2019) shows:

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Evaluating Post, Courier, and Delivery Franchises

December 12, 2018

 

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Top five ways to stay alert as a delivery driver

September 4, 2018
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5 delivery facts ecommerce business owners need to know

October 31, 2017

At diamond, we believe in helping business owners achieve the best results, and we like to pass on useful findings. We've spoken to some of our successful customers to see what tips they have to share now that we're coming up to peak, and they came up with the following:

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Why Ecommerce Must Offer Next Day Delivery

October 9, 2017

One thing we like to share with our clients at Diamond Logistics is ideas on how they can become more successful. We call this “Shared Success” – we help them to succeed, and we all share in the success.

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The race for same-day delivery fulfilment

February 10, 2017

The US have been dabbling with same day fulfilment delivery for a while now with retail giants such as Walmart, Amazon and Ebay all offering a one hour delivery from point of order.  “Ebay Now” is based on the company’s acquisition of Milo, a local shopping start-up that lists real-time in-store product inventory for over 50,000 stores across the country; featuring over 3m products. Since that 2010 acquisition, Ebay has gone on to acquire Shutl over here in the UK, which provides a network of couriers to deliver local goods within a couple of hours of an online purchase. Together, the two companies have partnered with UK-retailer Argos to offer a Click & Collect and fulfilment solutions.

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Weirdest Requests For Delivery

November 1, 2016

I was asked the other day what is the weirdest thing we have had to deliver – well from Paddington bears, to plastic full sized horses, to a part of a real horse's leg, we have seen it all here at Diamond.

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The race for same day delivery fulfilment

July 30, 2015

The USA has been dabbling with same day fulfilment delivery for a while now, with retail giants such as Walmart, Amazon and Ebay all offering a one hour delivery from point of order. “Ebay Now” is based on the company’s acquisition of Milo, a local shopping start-up that lists real-time in-store product inventory for over 50,000 stores across the country; featuring over 3m products.

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The long overdue change in the express parcel market is happening

July 20, 2015

I think it’s fair to say, the domestic express parcel market is changing.  Is it for the better?  Long term yes, but the transition is a painful one for many retailers.

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