Career opportunity: Junior Applications / Software Analyst and Developer

Role: Junior Applications / Software Analyst and Developer Location: Nottingham Time: Full time Application deadline: August 31st 2016 Closing date for interviews: Sept 20th 2016 Role description: You will need to have a working knowledge and proven skills in ASP, .NET, MVC, C#, and SQL, and will be required to maintain existing projects as well… Continue reading

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Parcelhub and Mail Workshop tackle the Lake District Three Peaks Challenge in aid of Lincs and Notts Air Ambulance

On July 9th and 10th, 12 members of the Parcelhub and Mail Workshop teams attempted three of the highest peaks in the Lake District; Skiddaw, Helvellyn, and Scafell Pike, all of which exceed 3,000 feet in height. Despite adverse weather conditions, on the Saturday the team battled their way up Helvellyn (950 m) in grim… Continue reading

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Parcelhub and Mail Workshop to Attempt Lake District Three Peaks Challenge on July 9th

In picture from left: Steve Riley, IT Director at Parcelhub & Roger Linnell, Paramedic at Lincs and Notts Air Ambulance

In aid of Lincs and Notts Air Ambulance, 15 members of the Parcelhub and Mail Workshop teams will be hiking the three highest peaks in the Lake District; Skiddaw, Helvellyn, and Scafell Pike, all exceeding 3,000 feet in height. The Challenge Following our (very nearly…) successful bid at the notorious National 3 Peaks Challenge in… Continue reading

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Parcelhub Invests in eCommerce Support Team

Parcelhub has further invested in its customer services offering with the creation of a new 20-strong eCommerce support team, to provide a complete logistics support solution for its growing customer base at one of the busiest times of the year. Parcelhub, which provides services for high volume business mail and parcels through multiple carriers, can… Continue reading

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Parcelhub Exhibits at The Great British Business Show 2015

Parcelhub Exhibits at The Great British Business Show 2015

Parcelhub and sister company Mail Workshop are exhibiting at The Great British Business Show 2015, held at London Olympia on 3rd and 4th December (Find us at Stand 880). To register for FREE, visit http://www.greatbritishbusinessshow.co.uk.

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The History of Parcel Delivery

History of the UK parcel delivery sector

We humans have long needed to get private possessions, sold goods, and other items both large and small from one place to another, without having to make the trip ourselves. While digital delivery systems (like iTunes) have appeared recently, the rise of eCommerce has brought with it new challenges for the courier industry. But throughout… Continue reading

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How to Calculate the Landed Cost of Imported Goods

how do i calculate landed cost

For eCommerce startups and SMEs thinking about opening an import-export business, the maths to figure out how you’re going to make a profit becomes a bit more complicated than the calculations for a domestic outfit. It no longer suffices to worry about purchase price and shipping costs alone; instead, today’s entrepreneurs have to concern themselves… Continue reading

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5 reasons to switch to cloud based inventory management

It seems like every software has its head in the cloud these days, but “the cloud” isn’t just some industry buzzword used to drum up enthusiasm in the masses, it’s legitimate, has a growing multi-billion dollar market, and more and more software companies are offering cloud-based services. Access Anywhere The beauty of a cloud-based software… Continue reading

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New SMART Notifications Deliver Better Service

Parcelhub, which provides services for high volume business mail and parcels through multiple carriers, has developed innovative new software that proactively communicates parcel delivery status allowing issues to be addressed before they escalate. The SMART notification software has been developed in house, in response to customer feedback and demand. It analyses delivery data and identifies… Continue reading

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International eCommerce and You

E-commerce shipping and payment solutions uk

The eCommerce market in the UK is immense in size, netting over £44bn in online sales in 2014 (according to the Centre for Retail Research), but it’s merely a fraction of the global online retail market. Nearby Eurozone countries such as Germany, France, Spain, Italy and the Netherlands have netted £79.9bn in 2014, and expected… Continue reading

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