Why automation is your friend

Why automation is your friend

In 2020, eMarketer reported a 25.7% surge in global retail ecommerce sales. In 2021, they expect a further 16.8% rise, to $4.921 trillion. Many businesses have scaled up their operations to cope with the increased demand, but those who have invested in automation software have stood out from the crowd! The reason? With large volumes,…

What's new in August?

What’s New In August?

We have an exciting few months coming up with the introduction of our new cloud-based back-office NetCourier Hub (more information coming very soon!). However, our tech teams have also been hard at work with our normal release updates. So what’s new?   New integrations   We’ve added three new integrations to our portfolio; DPD Poland,…

Christmas in July

Christmas in July?

The UK is currently in the midst of a heatwave and all four nations have recorded the hottest day of the year so far. With images of packed beaches and melting ice-creams, it feels like the wrong time to be mentioning Christmas! But we think that now is in fact the best time for courier…

Create a tailored delivery network

Create a tailored delivery network

NetCourier is a simple way for you to connect live to over 30 carriers offering 1,000 different services. Our network contains a wide range of regional, national and global shipping companies, equipping you to ship your packages to anywhere in the world. The portfolio currently includes all of the most popular names in the industry,…

What's new in NetCourier, overlaid over an image of a smart locker

What’s new in NetCourier?

Many of you are aware of Metafour our industry-leading courier software. But did you know that we also offer a mailroom management system? Working with the same basic building blocks as NetCourier, MetaMail allows users to create a secure chain of custody for all deliveries entering and leaving a busy mailroom. A large part of…

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v8.17 is here!

Here’s what’s new in our latest release v8.17, which is due to be rolled out from this week. Improved driver runs We have added more functionality to our driver run sheets in order to streamline your delivery process: Extra validation has been added to ensure that jobs added to the run make sense with those…

v8.16 is now available!

v8.16 is now available!

Here at the Metafour HQ we are particularly excited about our latest update.The Development team have been beavering away for many months in order to bring our customers the latest addition to our software: Package pricing. Package Pricing If you ship pallets, you’re interested in shipping pallets, or if you want to offer your customers…