Amazon faces growing competition from traditional retailers who allow more delivery options

Amazon. com wants to set up a network of parcel lockers across Europe to enable people to pick up their own orders as it seeks to widen delivery opti(...)

Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary: results due Monday. Photograph:  EPA/OLIVIER HOSLET
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Dutch parcel company TNT Express said that stronger-than-expected demand for deliveries is spurring revenue in its main European markets. Photo: Reuters

Dutch parcel company TNT Express said that stronger-than-expected demand for deliveries is spurring revenue in its main European markets, months befor(...)

FedEx said it will pay €8 in cash per ordinary TNT Express share, a premium of 33 per cent over TNT’s closing price of 6 euros on the Amsterdam exchange on April 2nd. (Photograph: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters)

Package delivery company FedEx Corp will buy Dutch logistics company TNT Express to expand package deliveries in Europe, the companies said. FedEx sa(...)

A FedEx  cargo plane waits to be loaded. FedEx profits have not met expectations.

FedEx posted lower-than-expected quarterly earnings as results at its FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight units missed estimates, and it reiterated an outl(...)

TNT has been trying to stabilise earnings by focusing on its European overland network.

TNT Express NV reported a quarterly loss as restructuring measures and a provision to cover potential costs from an investigation into alleged anti-co(...)

Incoming head of United Parcel Service David Abney. Photograph: Reuters/Claro Cortes

The incoming head of United Parcel Service said today that the world’s largest parcel-delivery company will continue investing to build capacity in em(...)

The Employment Appeals Tribunal has   retired to consider the claimant’s request for €24,000, or two years salary, in compensation

A former employee of United Parcel Service (UPS) was dismissed after being told he could be a “potential bomb(...)

Independent News & Media fell back by 1.84 per cent to close at 16 cents. The company confirmed yesterday that Vincent Crowley (above), its chief executive, has agreed with the board to leave the company. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Stocks across Europe rose for a fourth week as several large companies rallied amid a resurgence in mergers-and-acquisi(...)

 TNT reiterated a forecast to lift the company’s operating profit margin to 8 per cent by 2015. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

TNT Express NV posted an 85 per cent decline in third-quarter earnings as trading remained difficult in main European markets, prompting the Dutch pac(...)