Category Archives: Parcel Deliveries

5 People Who’d Make Great ‘Parcel Delivery Runners’

Whether it’s via drones or the New York Subway, we’re always keen to hear of innovative new parcel delivery techniques used by forward-thinking couriers. Recently, we read about Doddle’s quirky ‘Runner’ service, which could revolutionise the way packages are delivered … Continue reading

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Sending the perfect gift this Father’s Day

You’d be forgiven for being shocked at how close Father’s Day is (21st June by the way!). Meeting us halfway through the year when we can’t quite tell if we’re still recovering from Christmas or preparing for the next one, … Continue reading

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Are Delivery Companies Working Around Their Customers’ Schedules?

Online retailing in the UK is on the rise, with figures in April showing that sales online had jumped by 13% in just one year, and that figure is only predicted to rise even further. But online shopping is only … Continue reading

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3 Funny Letter Pranks For April Fool’s Day

From Burger King’s hilarious Left-Handed Whopper to astronomer Patrick Moore’s gravitational alignment hoax, there have been some brilliant pranks celebrating April Fool’s Day. Yet while these jokes have been fortunate enough to have a huge budget and a wide range … Continue reading

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The Time Is Now: When Should You Post Your Christmas Cards?

When it comes to Christmas, there tends to be two types of people: the smug, organised bunch who planned way ahead in advance with their Christmas correspondence, and the panicked, disorganised lot who have left their Christmas card mailing list … Continue reading

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Last Christmas Delivery Dates 2014

Last Christmas, you gave me your…infographic detailing the last posting dates for the festive period? As it’s the season of generosity, the team at Parcel2Go have decided to go the extra mile by creating an infographic listing a selection of … Continue reading

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Why Pen Pals Are Making A Comeback

Back in the days when we were Internet-less, we relied on a more traditional way of communicating: the good ol’ pen and paper combination. From making friends by replying to an advert in a newspaper to partaking in a foreign … Continue reading

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Celebrate Love Note Day With A Message From The Heart

We all know Valentine’s Day is the most romantic time of year, but spare a thought for another special day – Love Note Day; celebrated this year on Friday 26th September. While Valentine’s Day takes romantic gestures to the next … Continue reading

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Top 7 Postal Films Ever Made

As a service that impacts our everyday lives, it’s no surprise that the postal industry has made its mark on the world around us – from influencing the fashion industry right through to making it in Hollywood. From the numerous … Continue reading

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Different Postal Formats: How To Address International Mail

While it’s a well-known fact that international mail comes in all sorts of shapes and sizes, one element that often gets overlooked is the way addresses are written. Some prefer to keep it at a minimum – listing the name … Continue reading

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