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Here’s where we’ll be keeping you informed with the latest stories and updates from the world of mailing and distribution.

Chile – End of industrial action

Service Alert Chile – End of industrial action CorreosChile have confirmed that the strike by Chilean customs staff is officially over. CorreosChile is working to restore normal operations as quickly as possible. CorreosChile thanks everyone for their understanding.

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Suriname – End of strike

Service Alert Suriname – End of strike Suriname Postal Corporation (Surpost) have confirmed that the situation has returned to normal, and processing and delivery of all postal items are proceeding as usual. Surpost thanks everyone for their understanding.

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Postal delays Ecuador

  Service Alert Postal delays Ecuador Correos del Ecuador CDE E.P. asks us to inform all designated operators of UPU member countries that due to the winter season, several roads have collapsed and there are floods in certain areas of Ecuador. The bad weather has resulted in problems in our routes and there will be delays in the delivery of correspondence and parcels. At the moment, the provinces that present major inconvenience caused by the bad weather are: Costa: El Oro, Guayas Sierra: Bolivar, Chimborazo, Sucumbios Correos del Ecuador CDE E.P. thanks all designated operators for their understanding; it will update designated operators via EmlS once the situation has returned to normal.

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New Zealand: Weather related service disruption

  Service Alert New Zealand: Weather related service disruptions Start date: 12th March End date: ongoing Following sustained heavy rainfall in parts of the North Island, parts of Auckland experienced flash flooding during a severe storm, causing power outages and traffic disruptions due to road closures. Also, State Highway 1 near Kaikoura (South Island) remains blocked by floodwater.

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New $800 De Minimis for Imports into the US

New $800 De Minimis for Imports into the US On 24th February 2016, President Obama signed the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act 2015, agreeing to increase the US de minimis value from $200 to $800. US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) confirmed on 10th March 2016 that the increase...

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UKP Worldwide Celebrate 15 Years!

  UKP Worldwide Celebrate 15 Years! October 2015 saw UKP Worldwide celebrate our 15th anniversary. Established in 2000 as UK Postings Ltd, we provide fulfilment and distribution services to the publishing sector. The distribution of magazines and periodical mail around the world still remains at the heart of our organisation...

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eBay: New On-Time Delivery Metric… Are you ready?

eBay: New On-Time Delivery Metric… Are you ready? eBay have announced that they are updating seller performance standards to help recognise when a seller delivers a great buyer experience. Seller performance will no longer primarily be based on a buyer’s opinion, making it easier for seller’s to manage their standing...

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UKP Worldwide Certified ISO 9001

UKP Worldwide Certified ISO 9001 We are pleased to announce that we are now certified as an ISO 9001 Quality Management Standard compliant organisation. The independent assessment was conducted by the leading Certification Body, the British Assessment Bureau and demonstrates our commitment to customer service and quality in delivery. We...

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Find us at IRX Internet Retailing Expo, NEC

Find us at IRX Internet Retailing Expo, NEC UKP Worldwide are attending the IRX Internet Retailing Expo today and tomorrow at the NEC, Birmingham. We will be on stand F1. We will be promoting our cost efficient US tracked postal service for anyone sending items to the US. If you...

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Come and say Hi at the Thames Valley Expo, Reading

Come and say Hi at the Thames Valley Expo, Reading UKP Worldwide are attending the Thames Valley Expo this week in Reading. We will be on stand 26. We will be promoting our cost efficient US tracked postal service for anyone sending items to the US. If you are intending...

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UKP Worldwide Becomes Approved USPS Global Direct Entry Wholesaler

UKP Worldwide Becomes Approved USPS Global Direct Entry Wholesaler Easy, affordable eCommerce solutions direct to your USA customers We are pleased to announce the successful launch of our Global Direct Entry (GDE) service – helping businesses deliver eCommerce goods to their U.S. customers. As an approved Global Direct Entry Wholesaler...

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Ricoh PROC 751 Delivers First Class Benefits

Ricoh PROC 751 Delivers First Class Benefits We’re already seeing the significant benefits of investing in a Ricoh Pro C751 digital press, just three months after installing the machine at our Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire site. The new Ricoh machine with a fiery RIP has been installed as part of the latest...

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