Royal Mail reveals the UK's online shopping hotspots for Cyber Week 2018

Cyber Week, originally a one-day promotional sales event, is now widely regarded as the start of the Christmas shopping season in the UK.

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German shoppers spend on average £50 per month on UK sites

One in five online shoppers in Germany have purchased from a UK site in the last three months, according to a study commissioned by Royal Mail.

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£583 million spent on gifting and self-gifting subscription boxes, says Royal Mail as Christmas approaches

As Christmas approaches, a new report commissioned by Royal Mail reveals that gifting is responsible for over a quarter of spending on subscription box* products, equating to £160 million.

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Royal Mail plc results for the half year ended 23 September 2018

Royal Mail plc (RMG.L) today announces its results for the half year ended 23 September 2018.

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Five letters that ended the First World War

Royal Mail partners with world-renowned historian Sir Richard J. Evans to determine five pieces of written correspondence that marked the end of World War One.

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UK online shoppers spend almost £300 making purchases online at Christmas

UK online shoppers spend on average almost £300 (£292) purchasing goods online at Christmas, according to research commissioned by Royal Mail.

Trading update - 1 October 2018

Royal Mail plc (RMG.L) is providing an update on trading for the half year to 23 September 2018 and on outlook for the 2018-19 financial year.

Peter Long steps down as Chairman of Royal Mail and is succeeded by Les Owen

Royal Mail plc (RMG.L) today announces that Peter Long has informed the Company of his decision to step down from the Board and this will take place with immediate effect.

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Royal Mail presents the final set of Special Stamps in a five-part commemorative programme marking the centenary of each year of the First World War

Each year of the war has been explored though stamps covering six key themes: Poppy, Poetry, Portrait, Art, Memorials and Artefacts.

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Online shopping in the UK rises nine per cent YOY

UK online shoppers make 87 per cent of their retail* purchases online, up from 80 per cent last year, according to Royal Mail’s annual UK report.

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UK SME Exports Show Marked Growth, Up 30 Per Cent Since 2016

Exporting is showing strong growth but there’s still room for improvement, according to new research from Royal Mail to support Small Business Advice Week (3rd – 9th September)

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Royal Mail Plc Acquires Canadian Parcel Delivery Company, Dicom Canada

Royal Mail plc (RMG.L) announces that its subsidiary, General Logistics Systems (GLS), has acquired Canadian parcel delivery company, Dicom Canada, (the ‘Acquisition’) from Wind Point Partners, a Chicago-based private equity firm.

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Royal Mail Quality of Service 2018/19 Q1

Royal Mail’s Quality of Service report for the first quarter of the financial year 2018-20191 reveals it has exceeded its regulatory Second Class mail target of 98.5 per cent, delivering 98.8 per cent of this mail within three working days.

Royal Mail Launches Shipping Tool to Support Larger Retailers

Royal Mail has launched a new shipping tool and API designed to help larger retailers fulfil complex shipping needs.

Royal Mail marks the bicentenary of The Old Vic with Special Stamps

Royal Mail is to issue a set of eight Special Stamps to mark the bicentenary of The Old Vic, one of the most important venues in the UK’s performing arts history.

Royal Mail response to Ofcom statement 2018

Royal Mail (RMG.L) will appeal Ofcom's decision taken under its Competition Act powers which was announced today.

Mr and Mrs Write: Over Half of Wedding Guests Crave a Handwritten Invitation

On one of the busiest days of the year for weddings, new research from Royal Mail reveals how important the written word is to the wedding planning process – a tradition which shows no sign of abating in years to come

Royal Mail Trials The UK's First Parcel Postboxes

Royal Mail is trialling the UK’s first ever parcel postboxes in Northampton and Leicester.

Royal Mail Delivers Thousands of Exam Results in Scotland

Royal Mail is delivering thousands of exam results on behalf of the Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA) today (7 August).

USA is UK’s Top Exporting Hotspot

The USA, the largest economy in the world*, is the UK’s top exporting hotspot for business parcels, according to Royal Mail data for the financial year 2017/18.

Royal Mail celebrates 250th anniversary of Captain Cook’s Endeavour voyage with Special Stamps

Royal Mail is issuing a set of stamps to mark the 250th anniversary of Captain Cook setting sail in one of the greatest voyages of discovery of all time aboard HM Bark Endeavour - with nearly 100 men including astronomers, artists and scientists.

Royal Mail Enhancing Online Shopping Delivery Experience

Royal Mail is now introducing key enhancements to its tracked services.

Reader, I delivered his mail: Brontë sisters inspire nearly 8,000 UK addresses

The subversive Brontë sisters did more than rouse the world with their novels and poems; they inspired thousands of UK addresses.

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