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Zhushing the envelope: Australia Post launches investment fund and is planning drone trial

11:05PM | Monday, 2 November 2015 |  Australia Post is getting in on the innovation act, announcing it has launched an investment fund and will begin a major drone delivery trial in 2016.

Shippit wraps up $500,000 funding round

9:11PM | Wednesday, 2 September 2015 |  The hunt for seed funding might feel like a distraction at the time, but it’s a period of reflection that can be valuable in more than just financial terms.

Letter boxing: Australia Post hunts down Sendle over “post without the office” slogan

8:55PM | Tuesday, 25 August 2015 |  This is just big business tactics to stop us using a great slogan.”

Value for money driving online shopping, free shipping helps: Australia Post survey

7:11PM | Friday, 24 July 2015 |  Described as the largest online shopping survey in Australia, Australia Post's findings reveal a range of current consumer attitudes.

Crowdsourcing startup Bugwolf to hunt down buggy software for Australia Post

6:12PM | Tuesday, 30 June 2015 |  Crowdsourced testing startup Bugwolf has snapped up a partnership with Australia Post in a bid to help the struggling mail service iron out potential customer issues.

How Australia Post’s partnership with retail giant Alibaba could give your business a foot-up in Asia

5:04PM | Wednesday, 28 May 2014 |  Small Australian businesses will gain more access to the lucrative Chinese retail market thanks to an agreement signed by Australia Post and retail giant Alibaba this week.

Australia Post's franchising hopes shattered by a 'secret agreement'

2:00PM | Wednesday, 13 February 2013 |  Australia Post's shelved plans for franchised outlets will come under the legal microscope in a court case involving a disgruntled franchisee.

Revealed: The best and worst brands of 2012

12:56PM | Wednesday, 12 December 2012 |  Start-ups can learn from the best and worst brands as rated by consumer website Product Review, which has highlighted the importance of product quality in addition to customer service.

Toll to challenge Australia Post in parcel deliveries

10:09PM | Monday, 29 October 2012 |  Transport and logistics firm Toll is squaring up for a fight with Australia Post to take a greater share of the parcel delivery business.

Why we chose integrity over profit

9:01PM | Friday, 28 September 2012 |  In business, it can be easy to put profitability above all else. But as Letterbox Deals co-founder Jamie Bakewell learnt, winning profitable repeat business takes integrity. BY MICHELLE HAMMOND.