Archive for category Postal Sanity reports: Post Expo 2009

Post Expo 2009: Product sightings (part 2)

Electrical Vehicles were presented by 11 different companies, displaying electric bikes, cars and vans. Electric scooters were strongly presented and are becoming popular in European postal environments. For example Swiss Post is buying 250 more scooters from Oxygen. Swiss Post has a fleet of about 7000 gasoline powered scooters. Mail Gateway Technologies are coming and […]

Post Expo 2009: Product sightings

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The Loadhog “Pally” is a pallet with Dolly functionality. The wheels can be easily retracted and extended with a foot operated lever. Weights up to 500kg can be placed on one Pally…..

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Post Expo 2009: Postal self service stations

We spent 2 days at the Post Expo 2009 in Hannover, Germany. One product group which caught our attention were self service POS stations and parcel counters.

aCon Self Post Unit and Self Post Locker

DHL pack stations

Of course these technologies have been around for some years already, but so far not too many are deployed.

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