Why did Amazon buy a French parcel carrier? And why did Singapore Post buy a 96.3% share in an e-commerce provider? 2015 has seen some interesting acquisitions in the postal and express sector. Joining me to look behind the headlines is Paul Needham, Chief Editor of CEP Research, the online information and intelligence platform for the courier, express and postal industry.
We’ll discuss Amazon’s purchase of French B2C delivery company Colis Privé, and we'll delve into Singapore Post’s intentions behind its latest major acquisitions.
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