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IoC news

Industry news of relevance to Fellows and Members

Elton John closing Glastonbury had no contest on final mile team from Addison Lee singing loud in the London ExCeL.

DPD teams with OnCharge to trial their ZIR0 prototype ruggedised 50kWh quick-demountable powerbank at Bicester depot.

Institute of Couriers Fellow, the first woman to lead the UK’s waste management and recycling industry at final mile, Jacqueline O’Donovan, has been made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the King’s Birthday Honours list and recognised for her outstanding services to Recycling, to Safety and to the transport Industry.


Decarbonisation at Palestra House SE1 with standing room only

Hackney Council on 6th generation of EV


IOC on the blue carpets of Multimodal 2023 – Stand 9070.

Survey data collection – post lockdown final mile shift questions

Mega size final mile Curly Wurly teaser to attract logistics experts to give five mins of expert answers on final mile.

60 conference sessions with over 120 experts.


Double Academy award winner.

RIP, Glenda Jackson CBE (9 May 1936 – 15 June 2023) former New Labour Transport Minister responsible for transport in London.


Tuffnells, the 'Big Green Parcel Machine', specialising in oversized and large goods, with a HQ in Sheffield, stopped final mile, stopped visiting doors on Friday June 9th and advised there would be a formal statement Monday June 12th.

The eco – sustainable transport show in Telford.

Go green, grow your lanyard.

Fellows natter and network Wednesday May 24th

Dr Tracey Worth keynotes final mile

Sector asks the delivery to door questions.


We sat down with Carl Moore, COO Yodel to discuss his journey in the industry so far, advice he'd give to anyone looking to progress and the biggest learnings during his career.

‘Welcome to the industry – a resilient industry.

We are here to connect.’

Standing room only – a full house

Yodel take win for driver excellence.