Royal Mail to trial Sunday retail parcel deliveries

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Royal Mail is set to pilot Sunday deliveries of orders from retailers amid the growing ecommerce boom.

The Royal Mail said the pilot would open the possibility of seven-day deliveries as Royal Mail seeks to recover from coronavirus-related delays and compete with private companies such as Hermes and DPD, which deliver every day of the week.

It said “a number of retail brands are trialling the service” but would not name them. 

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