29 May 2013
Many couriers are now offering the option of having a parcel delivered to a safe place in the event of you not being home to sign for the delivery.
20 May 2013
In the UK, Saturday deliveries are commonplace - yet in the USA, cost cutting could see Saturday deliveries stopped for good.
13 May 2013
Even in the developed world, some addresses are simply impossible to deliver to - so how do we fix it?
08 May 2013
Couriers to trial allowing customers to select an hour of day for delivery at extra cost.
25 Apr 2013
Some simple tips to ensure your parcel delivery is as smooth as possible.
17 Apr 2013
From simple parcel tracking to ensuring a parcel clears customs, there's much that can be improved on a worldwide scale by embracing newer technologies.
10 Apr 2013
Finding the correct packaging for goods is one of the most challenging aspects of parcel delivery - BoxGarment is a new system designed to make delivery of clothing easier.
27 Mar 2013
Online sales of Easter chocolates and their delivery are set to soar this coming weekend.
06 Mar 2013
Local parcel deliveries set for shake up with new parcel outlets.
25 Feb 2013
Book your parcel in plenty of time for Mothers Day this year!
21 Feb 2013
Most countries these days have strict customs laws on what can and can't be imported - check your goods before sending.
13 Feb 2013
24 hour parcel lockers being discussed as delivery points in shopping centres and other busy areas.
29 Jan 2013
Help us help you by getting your parcel delivery organised and ready for collection.
21 Jan 2013
Despite the country suffering a weekend of heavy snow, our deliveries are still as quick as ever!
11 Jan 2013
Did you know, we also ship parcels from abroad, into the UK? From just £26.69 this service is becoming increasingly popular.
04 Jan 2013
Welcome in the new year with a five percent discount on all of our parcel services!
26 Oct 2012
Until midnight, 31st October, we're offering 5% off all bookings!
09 Oct 2012
The major couriers have made big strides in recent years towards being carbon neutral and bringing an improved reputation to the parcel sector.
24 Sep 2012
The 2012 London Olympics brought an influx of goods and deliveries into London, with parcel deliveries soaring.
25 Jul 2012
With the Olympics starting this weekend, we're celebrating with a 10% discount for all our customers.
23 Jul 2012
Parcels over 30kg in weight can cause problems, requiring extra measures to lift safely, resulting in some couriers not accepting your heavy parcel! WPS accept parcels up to a massive 500kg in weight!
06 Jul 2012
Are new Post Office prices costing your business too much money? We have an alternative.
15 Jun 2012
When it comes to sending parcels, other than standing in a long queue at the Post Office, there can be little more annoying than losing a parcel in transit.
20 Jan 2012
Bookings can be placed as normal, but due to a telephone line problem affecting our area, we are currently unable to deal with queries.
22 Nov 2011
We deliver parcels to Finland at extremely competitive prices with 1-2 day delivery times!
21 Nov 2011
Christmas is a lifetime away, we do not have to worry yet. How often has that phrase been said and a few weeks later it has been too late to send the goods in time for Christmas?
18 Nov 2011
Depending on what you're sending, or where it's going, you might need to fill out paperwork accordingly. Doing this correctly saves time with delivery, and ensures your parcel arrives on time.
17 Nov 2011
We've updated our prices for delivery internationally - for long distance parcels especially, you're sure to get an even better deal than before.
15 Nov 2011
Need to send a parcel to Pakistan? We can deliver within 2-4 days - read our help and advice, and book today.
14 Nov 2011
The busiest time of the year for the parcel industry is at Christmas, no other time of year comes close; so get your parcels sorted early and avoid the rush.
09 Nov 2011
Christmas is the most important time of the year for parcels to arrive not only on time, but in great condition too, so get your deliveries right to avoid an upset.
27 Oct 2011
Real time parcel tracking services are provided as standard with all of our parcel deliveries - it's a vital addition to our service for a number of reasons.
26 Oct 2011
Cheap South African Parcel Delivery - we can provide courier services at a fraction of the price.
24 Oct 2011
Online parcel delivery and our services can make your life easier, costing you less money and spending less time booking deliveries.
21 Oct 2011
With two day delivery available, our parcels to Canada are both cheap and fast. Read more and book with us today.
20 Oct 2011
Some key tips and advice for ensuring your parcel is ready for delivery - clear writing of an address and more.
17 Oct 2011
Shipping parcels to India is now even better value, with 2-4 day delivery and parcel tracking as standard.
14 Oct 2011
Ensure you're using the official WPS website; we have no connection with recent websites set up using our site's appearance; please read to ensure you don't fall foul of this scam.
12 Oct 2011
The auction site is due to allow payment for multiple items in a single process, making checkout easier.
10 Oct 2011
Did you know we offer parcel importing too? If you need to send a parcel to the UK from abroad, we can help.
05 Oct 2011
If the parcel is heavy enough, you may need to comply with team handling regulations to safely move it.
29 Sep 2011
If you ship parcels on a daily or weekly basis then you need to be using parcel tracking. You might not think that you need it but trust us, you do.
26 Sep 2011
A good parcel delivery relies on two things: A quality courier, and a quality level of packaging from yourself.
22 Sep 2011
Get your parcel ready for collection with our quick and easy parcel packaging checklist.
21 Sep 2011
Is your parcel ready and good to go? Use our checklist to make sure your collection is as smooth as possible!
19 Sep 2011
Parcel delivery to Spain is very reasonable to ship and much in line with standard EU practice, but it is essential that items are double checked prior to delivery
16 Sep 2011
The major item that comes with shipping parcels is making sure that the correct paperwork is in order before you ship and that the goods conform to the rules and regulations of the country concerned.
15 Sep 2011
Most of the time you need not worry about your parcel's weight, but if the item is too heavy to be safely handled by one person, it may need to fulfil some additional regulations.
12 Sep 2011
Sending a parcel to Indonesia? Read our advice and information first.
30 Aug 2011
If you are a business and wanting to send food in parcels to the USA then there are some fairly major guidelines that you need to follow in order to comply with regulations.
19 Aug 2011
Send a parcel to Brazil for under fifty pounds, with delivery in just three days!
17 Aug 2011
Need to send a parcel to Indonesia? Read our further help and country-specific advice first, from customs duties to expected delivery time.
15 Aug 2011
Over the years, quality of service has improved while the cost of delivery continues to fall.
11 Aug 2011
Looking to send a parcel to Pakistan? Read our helpful advice and information on what's required and customs duties first.
10 Aug 2011
Check what you can and can't send in your parcel delivery, some countries have their own restrictions.
09 Aug 2011
Need to send a parcel to Chile? Read our information and advice first!
04 Aug 2011
Private parcel industries in most countries seemed to start as a monopoly and have progressed to the multi competitive business it is today. The US is a prime example.
03 Aug 2011
The tracking of parcels has become a major tool in the delivery of parcels throughout the world and is now a great help to both the user and the courier.
01 Aug 2011
Read our helpful advice and information for booking a parcel to China.
28 Jul 2011
Need a parcel delivery to Japan? We can help - read our advice first.
25 Jul 2011
Looking to import a parcel to the UK from Europe? Read our advice first, covering potential costs depending on the value and specifics of the goods being imported.
22 Jul 2011
When it comes to tricky countries to send parcels to, then Saudi Arabia is towards the top of the list. Read our advice for sending a parcel to Saudi Arabia.
20 Jul 2011
Pack your parcel carefully and securely to ensure your delivery remains safe for the whole journey.
18 Jul 2011
As with parcel delivery to any country, South Africa has its own specific import laws that you must abide to. Read our guide on sending parcels to South Africa today.
15 Jul 2011
For even the heaviest of parcels, we can provide parcel delivery internationally.
11 Jul 2011
Always find out whether what you're sending is allowed or not - check the country's import rules first!
08 Jul 2011
Every country has their own specific import and export laws, and the US is no exception.
28 Jun 2011
Sending a parcel to India? Read our advice first and ensure your parcel reaches its destination.
27 Jun 2011
If you're importing goods to the UK, you might want to check up on VAT and Customs Duties first.
23 Jun 2011
Some items can't be delivered due to laws of the country you're sending to - if in doubt, ask!
16 Jun 2011
As in all countries, parcels being delivered into Canada attract customs duties at the entry point and these have to be paid before the recipient can take possession of them
15 Jun 2011
When it comes to importing parcels from abroad many people are blissfully unaware that there is a problem until their goods fail to arrive.
13 Jun 2011
When packing a parcel always think of how you would feel if you received it. Would you be happy with the way it arrived packaged?
09 Jun 2011
The parcel market of Australia has a dangerous parcels policy like almost everybody else in the World but they do have some differences as well.
07 Jun 2011
Importing goods into the UK means that various duties becomes payable on entry into the country and this needs to be anticipated by the recipient
06 Jun 2011
You can now use our Quick Quote system to easily import parcels to the UK.
26 May 2011
If you need a parcel delivered urgently, our next day service is more than ideal.
25 May 2011
UK flights are resuming as the volcanic ash threat declines. Book your parcel today.
23 May 2011
Iceland's Grimsvotn volcano looks likely to provide delays for air travel over the coming few days.
19 May 2011
How the charity have saved lives and reduced suffering by the simple introduction of a parcel service.
18 May 2011
One of the bugbears of all parcel deliveries is making sure you do not get problems with the parcel in the process of delivery.
16 May 2011
Organise your parcel packing and save yourself time, money and stress.
11 May 2011
A quick overview of the effects on a parcel delivery company over the summer of next year in the UK.
09 May 2011
Following the success of the Royal Wedding, the Golden Jubilee next year can be expected to be a success for both the souvenir and parcel markets.
05 May 2011
Our online parcel tracking system couldn't be easier.
04 May 2011
Do your bit to make sure your parcel arrives safely; some simple tips for ensuring your parcel is delivered safe and sound.
28 Apr 2011
With the second bank holiday this weekend, parcel collections resume on Tuesday 3rd May
27 Apr 2011
These days the best parcel delivery services are those that have built a fully International network, but years ago it was quite a different story.
26 Apr 2011
The extra checks and expenses through customs can be a nightmare for the parcel company and the sender too.
21 Apr 2011
Reasons to make sure you use the correct packaging in order to reduce costs and extra risks.
14 Apr 2011
Most parcel couriers can ship the majority of your parcels, be it nationwide or Internationally, however there are a few exceptions to this, which are classed as hazardous goods or dangerous goods.
11 Apr 2011
Need a parcel delivered to Australia? With such a long distance for the parcel to go; prices can vary dramatically from courier to courier.
07 Apr 2011
A huge shipper of parcels, The Red Cross is a great example of an organisation sending thousands of parcels over the course of a year.
04 Apr 2011
One of the most important parts of sending a parcel to another country, is making sure your delivery complies with all of the country's customs laws.
01 Apr 2011
These days thousands of parcels are sent every day as a result of eBay purchases; who knew it would have such an impact on parcel delivery companies.
30 Mar 2011
With companies like Amazon and eBay having taken off in recent years, parcel deliveries are an every day essential service.
28 Mar 2011
The development of rapid last minute delivery systems for stock and for production and also for specialty orders that may be required anywhere in the World have demanded a system where there is a need to know where a parcel is at any particular moment.
25 Mar 2011
Please read the latest update on DHL Express services in Japan,
08 Mar 2011
Do your part: Make sure your parcels are safely and securely packed.
04 Mar 2011
Need to send a parcel to the continent? Take a look at our great prices.
28 Feb 2011
Track your parcel with our easy step by step guide.
25 Feb 2011
Tracking your parcel is easy, see your parcel delivery in full, from start to finish.
24 Feb 2011
How to track your parcels being sent by DHL UK
23 Feb 2011
When it comes to packing parcels you may be tempted to just grab the first cardboard box that comes to hand.
22 Feb 2011
Our tips for making sure your parcel is packaged safely and correctly.
21 Feb 2011
If your company regularly buys in goods from abroad then you need to be aware of a lot of the regulations that cover the import of certain goods
15 Feb 2011
If your business started out as a very small company say five years back, you may have just been shipping a few parcels a week to companies local to you and as such you most likely chose a local parcel courier.
14 Feb 2011
Do you occasionally send parcels abroad from work or from home? Perhaps you sell on eBay and get the occasional foreign bidder?
09 Feb 2011
When it comes to parcel delivery, ensuring your packaging is suitable is just as vital as the delivery itself.
07 Feb 2011
Getting your product made and ready to ship to your customer is often the main thing you focus on. However if you fail to organize your parcel deliveries properly all your best efforts in trying to keep your customer happy can be to no avail.
28 Jan 2011
Some advice to ensure your parcel arrives safe and sound every time.
25 Jan 2011
Advice for visiting a foreign country and needing to send a parcel back home.
24 Jan 2011
If you regularly ship parcels all over the World of various different types of goods then it is important that you know the guidelines for each of the countries your parcel passes through.
06 Dec 2010
When you need packages sent, there is an easy and fast way to do it. Using the Internet, you can get your packages picked up and delivered right from home.
02 Dec 2010
If you have a package which you need to send overseas and want it to arrive as intended – safe and secure – here are five tips to help you make sure it arrives to its intended destination.
30 Nov 2010
One thing you should take care of is to read the company's instructions regarding packaging and shipment.
29 Nov 2010
When sending a parcel, there are things that should be considered and other things that should be avoided.
26 Nov 2010
The days when people had little choice on who they used to send a parcel either nationally or internationally have long gone. So how do you choose a reliable delivery company?
05 Nov 2010
Australia has the strictest import laws in the world - make sure your parcel makes it's destination!
23 Jul 2010
It's now easier to book parcel delivery with Worldwide Parcel Services than ever before