Marek Różycki (Last Mile Experts) discusses carrier-specific and carrier-agnostic parcel lockers:
What this means in terms of parcel volumes in the network
Cost of setting up the network
Click here to sign up for the PUDO/parcel locker workshop. Limited places remain!
Then Mark Fallon, CEO and President of the Berkshire Company, joins me to discuss letter pricing in the age of parcels:
Australia Post’s application to increase the basic postage rate
The forces driving costs in the letter delivery network
Pricing for reserved/monopoly products vs parcels
Limits on US Postal Service letter price increases
Allegations of cross-subsidy between parcels and letters
Postal pricing oversight by the Postal Regulatory Commission
Annual parcel price increases for USPS and its major competitors
A second rate increase in a calendar year?
Strategies to cope with falling letter volumes:
Reducing delivery days
Slowing letter delivery speed
Combining letter and parcel delivery
Changing the delivery fleet
Community mail boxes
Reliability of the letters service
And don’t forget I’m co-hosting a Social Media workshop at Parcel+Post Expo. Sign up for the Social Media workshop here.
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