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Courier and postal services: are all the bells ringing?

What was once a knock on the door, two- to three-day delivery time and human contact, is now smart parcel tracking systems, same-day delivery and all-electronic interfaces. These are few of the changes the local courier industry has undergone in the last decade. Alexandra Lopotaru and Iustina Ambrono discovered what other innovative solutions are set to increase carriers′ efficiency, how e-commerce is affecting the business a

2014-08-09 11:19:27 - From the Print Edition

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In Romania, the courier services market took the first steps towards development in the early 1990s, with the national overnight courier playing the central role. Later, with the entrance of foreign investors on the local market, names like Concorde Courier, Alo Curier or Pegasus (now DPD Romania) appeared and began to develop the local courier industry until present-day, where the market is much better structured. The national courier sector is estimated by specialists at 55 per cent of the ind...

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