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Paul Taylor appointed Managing Director of UKP Worldwide

Paul Taylor appointed Managing Director of UKP Worldwide UKP Worldwide (UKPW), the UK and US-based international mail and parcel delivery specialist, is delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Taylor as Managing Director. Paul will take over from Lee Bucktrout, who will assume the role of Chief Executive Officer of UKPW. Paul joined UKPW in Spring 2017, as eCommerce Director to put in place and drive forward the Company’s new business strategy, which includes new products and services for UK retailers selling cross-border and the development of solutions that offer a more efficient, innovative and discounted service on print, fulfilment and distribution. Paul has brought to UKPW over 25 years’ experience in the international mail and parcels industry, including senior leadership roles at DHL and Swiss Post International. Whilst CEO of Swiss Post International, Paul oversaw the merger with La Poste in 2012 to create Asendia. Prior to joining UKPW, Paul was Head of Sales and Marketing UK with Spring Global Mail. Paul will be responsible for continuing the successful development of the business by ensuring UKPW has the right infrastructure and processes in place to enable controlled sustainable growth. One key aspect will be maintaining UKPW’s prominence as an expert solution provider to the US and the unique, specialist services UKPW offers to the US. UKPW specialises in distributing direct mail, catalogues, magazine and eCommerce goods internationally. The company has an in-depth knowledge of the US market, through it’s US subsidiary and partnership with the United States Postal Service (USPS). […]

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Start building and expanding your USA export journey with UKP!

Start building and expanding your USA export journey with UKP! UKP Worldwide will be attending the World Mail & Express Europe Conference, 11-13th June 2018. This is Europe’s premier delivery event for professionals in the post and parcel industry, looking to gain invaluable insights into the latest trends and challenges in the industry. At the event, we will be sharing the latest developments with our International Publishing and eCommerce Services. If you are already shipping to the USA or looking for new markets, then please come and discuss our range of mail and eCommerce solutions including HMRC accredited export compliant and return goods relief solutions. We will also be talking about our new service specifically for FDA registered food items and health supplements.  Visit us on Stand 14, to learn more and start building and expanding your USA export journey… It promises to be an informative event with great networking, information and advice. If you would like to meet us there, contact us now to book a slot.  

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Preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) GDPR or the General Data Protection Regulation is a new set of EU regulations due to come into force on 25th May 2018, as a replacement to the existing Data Protection Act. These rules are for personal data protection and every organisation within the EU must be compliant with the new regulations. GDPR will be implemented regardless of Brexit. As a business, we have undertaken strict internal audits, reviewed all processes and procedures and implemented changes required, to ensure we are GDPR compliant for our customers. We’ve partnered up with dataXchange to help our customers send us data and sensitive information the secure way.  Call our Data Bureau team on 01844 398880 or email data.process@ukpworldwide.com to get your login. For a more detailed explanation on GDPR, please visit www.ico.org.uk, where they feature an informative weekly blog advising what businesses are required to do.

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Paul Taylor appointed Managing Director of UKP Worldwide

Paul Taylor appointed Managing Director of UKP Worldwide UKP Worldwide (UKPW), the UK and US-based international mail and parcel delivery specialist, is delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Taylor as Managing Director. Paul will take over from Lee Bucktrout, who will assume the role of Chief Executive Officer of...

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UKPW Directors donned their tuxedos in June

UKPW Directors donned their tuxedos in June June has been a busy month for UKPW! Firstly exhibiting at the World Mail & Express Europe Conference in London, which proved very fruitful! The show provided the perfect networking opportunity to catch up with existing suppliers, as well as, meeting new potential customers and...

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How well do you manage your shipping and returns?

  How well do you manage your shipping and returns? As cross-border shopping becomes more habitual for consumers, it’s projected that the total global revenue will amount to nearly $2 trillion of worldwide retail sales by 2018*. With projections like this, it’s not uncommon for online retailers and marketplace sellers to...

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World Mail & Express Americas – A Great Success!

World Mail & Express Americas 2017 – A great success! UKP Worldwide have been working with Triangle Management Services for many years and regularly attend their exhibitions, making this our fourth World Mail & Express Americas Conference! Triangle events are always well organised, providing great networking opportunities and presentations from...

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UKP Worldwide sponsors local Futsal team

  UKP Worldwide sponsors local Futsal team Aylesbury Futsal Club was founded in October 2016 by a group of Portuguese friends and has rapidly expanded to become one of the largest clubs in Aylesbury playing Futsal. The Club approached UKP Worldwide to become one of two sponsors of the local...

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De Minimis Thresholds

  De Minimis Thresholds It has already been a year since the United States raised its de minimis to $800, which hadn’t been reviewed in over 20 years. De minimis is a hot topic around the world and especially in Canada where a booming eCommerce market is putting pressure on...

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Join us in Miami 26-28th February 2017

World Mail & Express Americas Conference. UKP Worldwide will be attending the World Mail & Express Americas Conference, 26-28th February 2017. This is America’s leading conference for the global postal and logistics operators looking to gain invaluable insights into the latest trends and challenges in the industry. At the event,...

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