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What has ChatGPT got to say about the Sameday Courier Sector?


ChatGPT has been much commented upon in the press recently, so we decided that it might be a good idea and see what the hype was all about and set it a task relevant to our business. So we asked ChatGPT a couple of questions about the UK Sameday Courier Sector and the result we […]

Absolutely Courier acquired by DPD

23 February 2023 DPD UK announces acquisition of final mile courier company Absolutely DPD UK, part of DPDgroup, Europe’s largest parcel delivery network, today announces that it has completed the acquisition of longstanding final mile courier company Absolutely, to further strengthen its same day delivery capabilities across the UK. Absolutely operates across the South East, […]

Absolutely are teaming-up with Sheltersuit UK to help those experiencing homelessness

Absolutely are teaming-up with Sheltersuit UK Absolutely are teaming up with Sheltersuit UK to help get Shelterbags to those living out on London and UK streets, or otherwise experiencing homelessness. During one of our coldest winters for a long time, demand has never been greater. The Shelterbag is a warm and completely weatherproof sleeping compartment […]

Christmas and New Year Operations Schedule

Absolutely Christmas

As the Holiday season is not far away we are taking this opportunity to provide advance warning of our Christmas and New Year Operations Schedule so that our customers can start to plan collections and deliveries during this period. Please note that in England and Wales there are public holidays on Monday 26th, Tuesday 27th […]

Christmas International Special Services

Christmas special services

Absolutely can help with International Special Services Christmas is fast approaching and Absolutely is here to help with our  Christmas International Special Services. We can help to ensure that you make those all-important deliveries in time for Christmas. As well as an international express signed-for service, economy international delivery or a specialist on-board courier service, […]

New temperature-controlled delivery vans just in time for Christmas

temp controlled delivery snowman

Absolutely are happy to announce the arrival of not just one temperature-controlled delivery van but two! Just in time to help out with those important pre-Christmas deliveries where consignments need to be maintained within a pre-set temperature range to ensure the integrity of the product being carried. Our new temperature-controlled delivery vans are on the […]

The PA Show is back at Canary Wharf – Absolutely will be there


The PA Show is back at Canary Wharf, East Wintergarden on 2 November 2022, Absolutely will be there, Stand 60, come and see us. The PA Show hosts one of the largest gatherings of Executive Support Professionals in the UK and for over 10 years has been offering PAs, EAs, VAs, and Office managers an […]

Absolutely announces innovative Sameday Partnership with what3words

what3words and absolutely delivering

London-based Sameday Courier Absolutely partners with what3words to transform its everyday deliveries September 27, 2022, London: London’s longest-established courier company, Absolutely, has today announced its partnership with innovative location technology, what3words, to significantly improve its last-mile courier collection and delivery accuracy. Now, Absolutely’s Sameday courier drivers, riders, customers, and colleagues can identify precise locations for deliveries […]

Absolutely Sustainable – 12 Months Climate Positive

12 Months ago, as part of our Absolutely Sustainable strategy, we partnered with ecologi in an endeavour to build a climate-positive workforce and to start giving something back to the planet. We embarked upon this initiative appreciating that to reach our net zero target by 2030 we had to be in this for the long […]

1 July 2021 onward formal Customs Declaration required for all shipments within the EU


Will all our customers please take note that From 1 July 2021 onward a formal Customs Declaration is required for all shipments within the EU. Previously, no formal ‘Customs Declarations’ were required for shipments with an intrinsic value of less than £15.00 or ‚Ǩ22.00. However, after the ‘De Minimis’ removal on 1st July 2021, all […]