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Want To Know When The Next Postal Strike Is? Ask The Experts At Parcel2Go!

Whether it’s happening at schools in a certain locality or concerning taxi drivers in a particular region, regardless of location, it affects us all – with postal strikes being no exception. Despite society being reliant on digital forms of communications, … Continue reading

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An A-Z Guide Of Worldwide Postal Codes

Sending parcels is a doddle – right? You’ve got your packaging sorted, now all you need is your postal address: except you’re sending your mail overseas, and this international postal code you’re expected to use is laid out in a … Continue reading

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Unofficial Observance Dates: Sending Mail That Celebrates Unique Holidays

We all have a pretty good knowledge of national holidays (storing this useful information mainly so we can look forward to longer weekends) – but what about key dates that don’t receive the same official recognition? From Pi Day to … Continue reading

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UK Parcel Orders Up Sharply This Year, Report Says

New research has revealed that the number of UK parcel orders has risen sharply over the last year – testament to the growing popularity of online shopping and yet another indication of just how dramatically British consumer habits are changing. … Continue reading

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Study shines a light on changing shopping habits

A new study has suggested that the high street is set to see major changes over the next few years, as physical retailers adapt to the rapidly-growing popularity of online and mobile commerce. According to research from O2, the high … Continue reading

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Ed Sheeran Clothes Total Over £1,000 Within First 12 Hours Of Being Listed On eBay

Following the news that Suffolk sensation Ed Sheeran had donated his clothes to charity, the singer’s garments fetched 185 bids totalling more than £1,000 in just 12 hours of them being listed on eBay. The A-team hitmaker posted a tweet … Continue reading

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Bank Holiday Bargain: Win An Exclusive £250 Experience Day Voucher With Parcel2Go!

It’s the month of April, which can only mean two things – and that is two UK Bank Holidays! Thankfully the UK is treated to double the time off, and to celebrate the long Easter weekend, we’ve partnered with the … Continue reading

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Blackberry’s star continues to fall after posting losses of $965m

Following a slump in sales, Blackberry has reported a net loss of $965 million (£600m) during the second quarter of 2013. It is the latest fixture in a depressing saga for the manufacturer. Financial problems have come to a head … Continue reading

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Is rural broadband ripping off taxpayers?

The cost of rolling out broadband to rural areas of the UK is ‘ripping off’ the taxpayer according to some MPs. A report into the programme by the Public Accounts Committee states the project has been “mismanaged”. All 26 contracts … Continue reading

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Argos and eBay join forces

A new partnership between eBay and Argos will result in a trail roll-out of a ‘click and collect’ service to challenge Amazon’s Locker delivery. Shoppers will be able to order items online through eBay before picking them up from one … Continue reading

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