Mobisol tests solar powered Drone Delivery Network (DDN)
Access to energy will change the lives of the rural off-grid population dramatically. Mobisol is testing its solar-charging drone infrastructure across East Africa.…
No more waiting in for deliveries! Padlock gives couriers access
The Master Lock, from the Wisconsin-based firm, is unlocked by an app and homeowners can give delivery drivers time-limited access to the lock when dropping off or picking up parcels.
Delivery Startup Doorman Adds Support For E-Commerce Returns – TechCrunch
Doorman can be a useful service for people who hate missing deliveries. Now it can help you get those products in the mail again, too. Rather than coming home from work to find a “missed delivery” slip, Doorman customers can set a delivery time between 6pm and midnight that’s convenient for them (packages get delivered to Doorman first, and […]
Dropit review: Is there a demand for a ‘shop and drop’ delivery service? – Econsultancy
If you’re doing some serious shopping, it can be a bit of a pain to have to carry around a load of bags for the rest of the day. This is the premise behind Dropit – a new retail delivery service that enables a ‘hands-free’ shopping experience. Essentially, it means that you can go into a participating London store and have whatever you buy delivered straight to your house or hotel within the same day.
10 snazzy digital marketing stats from this week – Econsultancy
We've got a fine roundup of digital stats for you this week, including news on mobile app install ads, supermarket click-through-rates, social buy buttons and brand disclosure. Before we get down to business, don't forget to check out the Internet Statistics Compendium for more.