2021 in numbers

2021 in numbers

The new year is always a good time to sit down, reflect, and review the previous 12 months. So how does Metafour’s 2021 look in numbers? 1 The Hub. This new addition has been designed to take all of our back-office features and functionality to the next level. Cloud-based, which makes it perfect for those…

Introducing the Hub, Metafour's new back-office system

Introducing The NetCourier Hub

Here at Metafour HQ, we are always looking for ways to ensure that our products are the best in the industry. The team works hard to ensure our software is always at the cutting-edge by investing in new technologies and creating features that help keep our customers ahead of their competition. This is why we…

Metafour And Post Room Software

Metafour And Post Room Software

Metafour is courier industry experts thanks to our industry-leading courier management system. But did you also know that we offered post room software? This innovative product allows you to manage your entire end-to-end mailroom delivery process? MetaMail ensures that any packages entering your business, building, apartment block, or halls of residence can be tracked and…

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It’s our Meta-Fortieth birthday today!

When Metafour was established way back on the 17th of November 1980, nobody could have guessed that we would celebrate such a momentous milestone in the middle of a global pandemic 40 years later. Whilst our physical celebrations have been put on hold, we would still like to take the time to say thank you…

Save time with v8.18

Save time with v8.18

With more than a third of consumers already shopping online every week since the coronavirus hit, Black Friday and Christmas look set to be 50% busier than they were last year according to ParcelHero. Efficiency will be key to businesses who wish to maintain their customer service when stretched to capacity. NetCourier v8.18 has been…

Meet the Team - Richard Ive

Meet Richard Ive

Here at Metafour, our team is our biggest asset. Between us we have 170 years of industry experience, and our people are definitely the magic that makes the company what it is. So we thought it was about time to introduce them! First off is our Director of Customer Experience, Richard Ive. Hi Richard! Thanks…

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What’s New In v8.15?

As the Metafour team has been getting used to the new ‘normal’ over the past few months, we have been hard at work to make our software offer all of the features and functionality needed to ensure our customers remain ahead of their competitors. But it’s not just software updates they have been working on.…

Courier Software for the “New Normal”

Stating the obvious, the effects of Covid-19 continue to be felt around the world. Although some countries are starting to ease restrictions, the pandemic is having a huge impact globally on all business sectors. The virus has also seen a massive increase in remote working, and a rapid focus on evaluating and streamlining the end-to-end…

Metafour are part of the critical supply chain

Metafour are proud label printing partners of Menzies Distribution who are supporting emergency deliveries of essential goods and PPE for the NHS in Scotland. Menzies wanted to implement its new care homes delivery operation in a short timescale. This required a reactive pick and pack operation at local unit level to get the right kit to the right…

What's new in v8.14?

What’s new in v8.14?

As ever, Metafour’s development team in the UK and Bangladesh have been working hard behind the scenes to ensure that we carry out regular upgrades to introduce the functionality you need to grow your business. Every six weeks we release a new update to the system that helps guarantee that your system remains at the…